Driver crashes into Topeekeegee Yugnee Park lake


HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – The driver of a 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix crashed into a lake at Topeekeegee Yugnee Park Sunday afternoon.

The driver told police he was going west on Sheridan Street around 1:54 p.m. when he was cut off by another vehicle. He crashed through the the outer metal fence to the park, went through a wooden rail that surrounds the lake and then the vehicle went into the lake.

Police said the man was able to escape the car before it was fully submersed in the lake.

He suffered minor injuries but was not taken to the hospital.