Cops looking for driver after car winds up in pond off Onondaga Lake Parkway
Salina (WSYR-TV) – Police are looking for at least one person after a car nearly struck another vehicle on Onondaga Lake Parkway before landing in a nearby pond.
The incident occurred just after midnight in the town of Salina.
A witness told police that she was driving north on the Parkway when another driver, travelling south, was speeding.
The witness told police that the other driver lost control of their car - nearly striking her own vehicle - and landed in the water.
According to police, the driver got out of the car and ran into the nearby woods before they arrived.
Police used K-9 units and a helicopter in their search for the driver.
At least two agencies – Liverpool Village Police and the Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office – responded to the scene, along with emergency personnel.
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