Man rescued after driving into deep water in Jersey County - KMOV.com

Man rescued after driving into deep water in Jersey County

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The driver said he was traveling along Dabbs North Road in Otterville, Illinois around 3:00 a.m. when the car went into the water. By Stephanie Baumer The driver said he was traveling along Dabbs North Road in Otterville, Illinois around 3:00 a.m. when the car went into the water. By Stephanie Baumer

JERSEY COUNTY, Ill. (KMOV.com) --  The Alton Fire Department had to rescue a man who drove into deep water Thursday morning.

The driver of the vehicle said he was traveling along Dabbs North Road in Otterville, Illinois around 3:00 a.m. when the car went into the water.  A Jersey County Deputy estimated the water was about 4 feet deep.

Fire crews worked to free the man, but the car was left in the water.

The driver was taken to the hospital with no serious injuries.

 

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