Dive Team Responds To Car In Oklahoma River


Friday, August 25th 2017, 8:53 am
By: News 9


Oklahoma City dive team responded Friday morning to a car found in the Oklahoma River. 

Crews arrived at the scene after 7 a.m. near SW 8th and Exchange Avenue.

The car was originally spotted by a bicyclist in the area around 5 a.m.

Upon officials' arrival, they discovered that the car was completely submerged about 30 to 40 feet off the shore. No one was discovered inside the car. 

Divers announced that a second search will be conducted at approximately 7:45 a.m. 

Oklahoma City fire officials returned to the scene about 2 p.m. Friday. Officials have contacted the family linked to the car's tag number. 

Officials are still working to determine how the vehicle got into the water. 

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