A woman died after she drove a vehicle into a pond late Monday night in southwest suburban Romeoville.
Cynthia Breig, 33, was driving a gold 2002 Honda northbound on Lakeview Drive when she went through a stop sign at Remington Boulevard, drove through a grassy parkway andinto a retention pond at 11:29 p.m., according to a statement from Romeoville police.
Divers checked the submerged vehicle andpulled Breig fromthe car, police said.
Breig, of Bolingbrook, was taken to Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital where she was pronounced dead at 1:55 a.m., according to the Will County coroner’s office.
The car was towed out of the water, police said. No one else was inside.
The crash remains under investigation.