Palatine, IL Car Accident: Woman dead after car crashes into utility post, home at Quentin Road and Hillside Street.
Monday night’s north suburban collision claimed one life, according to authorities. Just before 3:30 p.m., according to Palatine police, officers were called to a collision near Quentin Road and Hillside Street.
One car was involved in the collision, which also involved a house and a utility post, according to the police.
The motorist, who was only described as female, was declared deceased at the scene, according to the police. Her age was not disclosed right away.
According to police, there was nobody else in the car and no other injuries were reported.
Along with Palatine police, the Major Case Assistance Team’s Serious Traffic Accident Reconstruction section is looking into the collision.
While the inquiry is ongoing, Quentin Road is blocked in both directions between Kenilworth Avenue and Glencoe Road.
Additional details regarding the collision were not immediately released by the police.
Palatine is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. It is a northwestern residential suburb of Chicago. As of the 2020 census, it had a population of 67,908. As of the 2010 Census, it was the seventh-largest community in Cook County and the 18th-largest in Illinois.