Driver Saved From Sinking Car - KMSP-TV

Driver Saved From Sinking Car

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A man in Yakima County, Washington is saved after his car was nearly submerged in the Yakima River.

A driver was crossing the bridge when he saw this scene in the river.

He called 911and the swift water rescue team was quickly on the scene.

Crews were able to get to the driver whose car was about 100 feet from shore.

He was sitting outside the driver's side window when help arrived.

The rescue in total took about an hour.

The man in the car was treated for hypothermia.

No word yet on how the car came to end up in the river.

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