A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash early Saturday in northwest suburban Elgin, police said.
About 1:20 a.m., a southbound Honda crossed over the median on State Street just north of Lawrence Avenue, striking a northbound Mercury, according to Elgin police.
A 24-year-old woman from Elgin sitting in the Honda’s passenger seat was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The Honda’s driver, a 19-year-old man from Elgin, was listed in critical condition.
The driver of the Mercury, a 42-year-old woman from Oakland Hills, was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital in Elgin with serious injuries, police said. A passenger in that vehicle was not injured in the crash.
Anyone with information on the crash should call Elgin police at (847) 289-2531.