2 rescued after vehicle crashes into lake near Lake Nona

Crash reported on SR-417 at Dowden Road in Orange County

Sky 6 over State Road 417 near Lake Nona, where a car is being pulled out of a retention pond. (Copyright 2022 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Two people were rescued Thursday after a car crashed into a lake near Lake Nona in Orange County, officials said.

The crash happened off State Road 417 near Dowden Road, southeast of Orlando.

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Orlando fire officials said the vehicle was not fully submerged when crews arrived.

Two patients were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.

No other details have been released.


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