Driver not hurt after car crashes into canal in southwest Miami-Dade

Nobody else inside car partially sticking out of water

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A driver escaped uninjured after crashing a car into a canal Sunday in southwest Miami-Dade County.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue divers were called to reports of a vehicle in a canal along Southwest 177th Avenue.

When rescuers arrived, they found the car partially in the water.

While divers were searching the car, rescuers found the driver already out of the water on the canal bank.

The driver was evaluated at the scene.

Nobody else was inside the car.