WASCO, Calif. (KGET) — A vehicle crashed into a canal and was partially submerged near Wasco Saturday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol Incident Page.
The crash was first reported just west of the intersection of Beech Avenue and Highway 46 at 4:12 a.m., according to CHP. Search and Rescue crews were on scene.
According to CHP, the vehicle was successfully pulled out of the canal at approximately 9:21 a.m.
CHP Public Information Officer Tomas Martinez told 17 News the vehicle had been unoccupied. Martinez said the owner was contacted, and it is unknown how the vehicle ended up in the canal.
The owner stated they left the vehicle parked due to it having mechanical issues, and when she came back, it was in the canal, according to Martinez. There were no injuries.