Two Pulled From Sinking Car In West Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A driver may have mistaken a canal for the road a short time ago in West Boca, requiring a two person rescue.

From Palm Beach County Fire Rescue:
At 207 pm crews responded to reports of a car in a canal near the 9100 block of Broad St in the Charleston development of Boca. Callers stated they witness the vehicle going into the water and that two people were inside. First arriving firefighters found a vehicle in the water with two people inside and water rising up to their chest. Crews quickly entered the water and were able to pull the two adults from the vehicle to safety on dry land. The two patients have been evaluated and transported to West Boca Medical Center for follow up care.

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