A single-vehicle rollover crash left one person seriously injured at Route 47 and Lucas Road in Woodstock and required the response of a medical helicopter Sunday evening. | Photo: WFRD

A woman was flown to the hospital with serious injuries after she was involved in a rollover crash on Route 47 in Woodstock Sunday evening, authorities said.

The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District and Woodstock Police Department responded around 8:01 p.m. Sunday to the area of Route 47 and Lucas Road in Woodstock.

Woodstock Fire/Rescue District Communication Specialist Alex Vucha said it was reported that a rollover crash occurred near the intersection and there was possible entrapment in the car.

Firefighters arrived on the scene within six minutes and found a heavily damaged vehicle overturned off the roadway just north of the intersection on the east side of the roadway.

A single-vehicle rollover crash left one person seriously injured at Route 47 and Lucas Road in Woodstock and required the response of a medical helicopter Sunday evening. | Photo: WFRD

Vucha said crews quickly stabilized the vehicle and paramedics began treatment on an unconscious woman inside.

Firefighters were able to access and remove the occupant without needing to perform extrication.

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Crews canvassed the immediate area and confirmed no additional occupants were involved in the crash, Vucha said.

A medical helicopter was requested and landed at the Northwestern Medicine Woodstock Hospital helipad due to the extent of the victim’s injuries.

A single-vehicle rollover crash left one person seriously injured at Route 47 and Lucas Road in Woodstock and required the response of a medical helicopter Sunday evening. | Photo: WFRD

An ambulance transported the woman to the helipad where she was transferred to the helicopter.

Vucha said the woman was airlifted by Mercyhealth REACT to Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital—Riverside in Rockford with serious injuries.

No other injuries were reported in the incident and only one vehicle was reported involved.

The Woodstock Police Department, which has not released information on the incident yet, is investigating the cause of the crash.