Submerged vehicle recovered from retention pond in Fort Bend County

Submerged vehicle (Northeast Fort Bend County Fire Department)

FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas – A submerged vehicle was recovered from a retention pond in Fort Bend County Sunday morning.

According to the Northeast Fort Bend County Fire Department, it happened at around 6:26 a.m. in the 13400 block of US 59.

The Northeast Dive & Rescue team was dispatched to Sugar Land to search and recover the vehicle which was submerged in a retention pond.

The driver of the vehicle was able to escape the vehicle and make it out of the pond.

After conducting a quick search of the vehicle, the team was able to hook it up and remove it from the water.

No injuries were reported.

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Christian Terry covered digital news in Tyler and Wichita Falls before returning to the Houston area where he grew up. He is passionate about weather and the outdoors and often spends his days off on the water fishing.