Evansville Dive Team pulls man’s car from floodwaters


An elderly man is reportedly in critical condition after being rescued from floodwaters on Evansville’s north side on Monday.

This happened on W. Buena Vista Road near Holiday Health Care.

Police tell us the man drove into a pond.

A dive team had to pull the vehicle out of the water.

Authorities say they believe the victim misjudged a turn due to the water level.

The victim is currently listed in critical condition, and his name has not yet been released.

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(This article was originally published February 27, 2018)

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