Car ends up underwater after crash in Norfolk

Posted at 12:10 PM, Aug 30, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-30 19:27:22-04

Norfolk, Va. - A car ended up upside down underwater during a crash Friday morning in Norfolk.

It happened at 11:32 a.m. near the intersection of Mayflower Road and Massachusetts Avenue in Knitting Mill Creek.

According to fire department spokesperson Julian Williamson, a man in his early 20s swerved to avoid an animal and crashed into the water.

The driver was able to get out on his own and was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

No charges are pending.