Above / Naperville Police are investigating a crash that killed the driver in a crash at Naper Boulevard and 87th Street on Sun., Feb. 4, 2024. (PN file photos are used to help flag reports about Naperville Fire Department and Police Department responses to emergency calls, always reminding readers that keeping the community safe is everyone’s responsibility. Thanks always for calling 911 whenever necessary to report something that seems suspicious. Be alert by day and by night. Be a Naperville Crime Stopper. Stay safe.)
On Sun., Feb. 4, 2024, at approximately 7:01PM, the Naperville Police and Fire departments responded to a single-vehicle crash involving injuries near the intersection of Naper Boulevard and 87th Street.
The initial investigation indicates that the blue Toyota Scion driven by a 51-year-old male from Lisle was southbound on Naper Boulevard approaching 87th Street when it crossed northbound lanes of traffic, left the roadway, and struck a tree. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
Due to the nature of the incident, crash investigators from the Naperville Police Traffic Unit are investigating. The identity of the driver is being withheld pending the ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to contact Naperville Police Department’s Traffic Unit at (630) 420-8833.