Driver crashed car into Lake Truxtun

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A car crashed into Lake Truxtun Monday.

The gray 2009 Toyota Carolla was submerged. Rescuers combed through the vehicle.

Officials said the driver intentionally drove the vehicle into the lake in an attempt to commit suicide.

The car had one occupant, who was uninjured, but transported to the hospital.

Westbound lanes of Truxtun Avenue was closed at Mokawk Street for about 30 minutes.

Officials said narcotics were involved accident.


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