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Victim rescued after car crashes into canal near West Palm Beach

Firefighters save driver from sinking car along Kudza Road
car in canal along Kudza Road
Posted at 4:09 PM, Feb 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-02 16:09:07-05

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — Firefighters rescued a victim from a sinking car that crashed into a canal Tuesday morning near West Palm Beach.

The car crashed into the canal just before 9 a.m. along Kudza Road.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said the car was sinking in the water with the driver trapped inside when firefighters arrived.

Firefighters were able to quickly rescue the driver before the car sank.

The victim was taken to a hospital. His or her condition was not immediately known.