STANISLAUS COUNTY (CBS13) – Crews worked quickly to rescue a driver who crashed into an irrigation canal on Wednesday morning.
The scene was just west of Waterford. Authorities say a driver somehow ended up accidentally crashing into a Modesto Irrigation District canal.READ MORE: 'Their Choice And Not Ours': Elk Grove Family Speaks Out After Sudden Turn In Teen's Murder Case
With the car nearly fully submerged in the water, Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District crews waded into the canal to rescue the driver.READ MORE: Dirtbike Rider Ejected From Seat After Losing Control
Rescuers say the driver was suffering from hyperthermia symptoms when they pulled her out.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Woman Ignores 'Do Not Cross' Sign, Hit And Killed By Car
No one else was in the vehicle when it crashed, authorities say.