WATCH: Submerged SUV pulled out of flood water after driver leaves road

WATCH: SUV pulled from flood water

FLORENCE, Miss. (WLBT) - Law enforcement pulled a vehicle out of flood waters.

The SUV drove into the water near Swinging Bridge at Florence-Byram Road.

Photo of the submerged SUV.
Photo of the submerged SUV. (Source: Jeff jennings)

It's unclear what caused the vehicle to go into the water.

Officials say the driver got out safely.

As of 2 p.m. Saturday, the Pearl River is at 35.89 feet. it’s expected to crest at 38 feet, which would be the third-highest crest of all time.

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