A suburban mail carrier is in serious condition after she was ejected from her vehicle in a traffic crash on Thursday morning.
According to Burbank Police, the 45-year-old woman was driving her route near the intersection of 87th and McVicker Avenue just before 10:30 a.m. Thursday when a Chevy Tahoe crashed into her vehicle.
The mail carrier was ejected from her vehicle, which ended up rolling into a nearby home, according to authorities. She was taken to an area hospital to be treated for her injuries, and is in serious condition.
The driver of the Tahoe was taken to an area hospital for treatment, and is in police custody at this time.
The South Suburban Major Accident Reconstruction Team and the United States Postal Inspectors’ Chicago Division are both conducting investigations into the incident, according to a press release.