Car, Driver Pulled from Bronx River

WPIX - July 19, 2018

by KRISTINE GARCIA AND AVA PITTMAN

The BRONX — A man was taken to the hospital after his car plunged into the Bronx River early Wednesday.

It happened at about 3:12 a.m. after a car drove into the water near the Cross Bronx Expressway and Sheridan Expressway near E. 177th Street in the Bronx.

Following the incident, the driver, who police believe was intoxicated, self-extricated himself from the car, police said.

Multiple ambulance and fire trucks were in the highway following the incident.