Car lands in stream; driver extracted with minor injuries

by | Mar 19, 2021

Photo courtesy Auburn Fire Rescue

A one car crash resulted in a vehicle ending up in the water at Rochdale St. and Leicester St. Thursday morning. One person was in the vehicle and taken to the hospital by ambulance.

Auburn Police and Fire Rescue personnel were dispatched to the accident scene about 9:45am Thursday morning for a vehicle off the road and in the water. The road remained closed for about 90 minutes while rescue personnel extracted the driver and police investigated the crash. A recovery crane truck from Direnzo Towing was called in to lift the vehicle out of the stream bed. No additional information about the driver or the extent of injury was immediately available.