CHICAGO (STMW) — A woman was killed and another person was seriously injured in a head-on crash early Tuesday near southwest suburban Lemont.

A silver Honda and a black Chevrolet crashed head-on on Route 83 about one mile east of Archer Avenue at 5:20 a.m., Cook County sheriff’s spokeswoman Sophia Ansari said.

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The driver of the Honda, identified as a 22-year-old woman by the Cook County medical examiner’s office, was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead, Ansari said. Her name was not being released Tuesday morning pending notification of family.

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The driver of the Chevrolet, also female, was hospitalized with “major injuries,” Ansari said. Her age was not immediately available.

The crash remains under investigation by the sheriff’s office.

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