DAVIE, Fla. -

One person was killed after he drove his car into a canal in Davie Tuesday.

The accident happened on Southwest 45 Street and 61 Avenue.

Davie police said responding officers and fire rescue freed the man from the vehicle and performed CPR.

He was transported to Pembroke Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police described the victim as an older man, but have not released his identity.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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