One person dead after vehicle found submerged in canal

Posted at 2:41 PM, Dec 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-09 16:41:16-05

One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash Sunday morning that left a vehicle submerged in a canal along Highway 55 near Celeste St.

Police say the driver, a 21-year-old woman from the Homedale area, was the only occupant. She has not yet been identified. 

The cause of the crash, and if alcohol was a factor, is unknown at this time.

Officers remind everyone to slow down and always wear a seatbelt.