3 rescued from car submerged in Pitt County pond

Scene video of car into pond

PITT COUNTY - Two teens and a toddler were rescued from a car that became submerged in a Pitt County pond Monday night.

The scene was north of Greenville, near Bethel.

According to the Highway Patrol, troopers got the call at about 8 p.m. Monday . When they arrived, they found a 19-year-old male, a 16-year-old girl and her 2-year-old niece on top of the car.

They were rescued without injuries.

Investigators said the vehicle was traveling northbound on Highway 11 when it crossed over the median into the southbound lane, then went into the pond. There is no word on what caused the car to run off the road.

No charges have been filed.

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