Car slides into lake in Utica, no driver found


Courtesy: Masonville Fire Department

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) — Daviess County Sheriff’s deputies have responded to a car that has driven into a lake with the driver nowhere to be found.

The Masonville Fire Department said around 4:40 a.m. crew were dispatched to Hillbridge Road in Utica for the report of a vehicle off the roadin a ravine.

Masonville FD said before their crews arrived, people in the area searched the water for anyone inside the vehicle. Nobody was found.

The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office and Masonville firefighters searched the area as well and did not find anyone in or around the car.

A deputy reports that he had spoken with the owner of the vehicle, but not the driver.

Daviess County Sheriffs Deputies say the driver of a vehicle that ended up in a lake was nowhere to be found when they arrived on the scene in the 1200 block of Hill-Bridge Road in Utica.

Authorities are still searching for the driver. The car has been pulled from the water.

This is a developing story, and we’ll bring you updated details as they come in.

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(This story was originally published on January 29, 2020)

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