Police investigating after SUV found submerged at boat ramp
HOLDEN BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Police are investigating after emergency responders say a vehicle was found submerged in a waterway in Holden Beach Thursday evening.
Coastline Rescue Chief David Robinson says when crews got to the scene at Southshore Drive around 8 p.m., they found a Cadillac Escalade SUV fully submerged.
He says the driver fell from the SUV when attempting to drive the vehicle and attached trailer up the ramp.
They think the driver may have experienced a medical emergency.
The driver was treated by EMS but declined to be taken to the hospital.
Holden Beach Police is investigating.