Oak Park woman charged with DUI after striking squad car

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(LISLE) A west suburban woman is facing a DUI charge after her vehicle a squad car during a traffic stop early Tuesday, according to Lisle police.

Katherine A. Crawford

Katherine A. Crawford of Oak Park was spotted driving westbound in the eastbound lanes of Maple Avenue at College Road at 12:19 a.m. Tuesday, according to a statement from police.

After a traffic stop, Crawford struck the Lisle police squad car when she backed up her vehicle, police said.

Crawford, of the 1100 block of South Austin in Oak Park, was charged with DUI, improper lane usage, improper backing, and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. She was released on bond pending a court hearing.

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