CHICAGO (STMW) — A person was killed when an SUV crashed into a creek Monday morning in northwest suburban Elgin.

A 2015 Toyota SUV was driving on Garden Crescent Drive near Tivoli Place when it left the road and crashed into Tyler Creek at 7:37 a.m., according to a statement from Elgin police.

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The SUV was pulled from the creek and a female was found dead inside, police said. Her name was not released pending notification of her family.

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The area near Garden Crescent Drive and Tivoli Place remained closed for about three hours, police said.

Anyone with information about the crash should call (847) 289-2661 or text 847411 and include “ELGINPD” in the beginning of the text.

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