News: Driver hospitalized after crashing into canal in Medley

MEDLEY, FL – A driver was pulled from the water by rescuers after crashing into a canal in Miami-Dade County on Sunday night, authorities said.

WSVN reports the incident occurred at Northwest 87th Avenue and Okeechobee Road in Medley.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews arrived at the scene, went into the water and pulled the driver to the shore.

The motorist was then rushed to an area hospital.  No information was released on the person’s condition, or how the accident occurred.

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