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Police investigating possible DUI after car goes into canal in Davie

DAVIE, Fla. – A driver was rescued from an SUV that went into a canal after police received reports of a single-car crash early Sunday morning.

Davie Police Department said they responded to the 4300 block of Southwest 45th Street around 4:15 a.m. and that’s when they found a vehicle in a canal. The driver — who police said was the only occupant — was still inside. Officers went into the canal and were able to get the person out of the SUV.

According to Davie police, the accident is being investigated as a DUI — driving under the influence. The driver was not injured.

(Local 10 assignment desk editors contributed to this report.)

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Michelle F. Solomon is the podcast producer/reporter/host of Local 10's original, true crime podcast The Florida Files and a digital journalist for Local 10.com.