Hamden Police: No injuries after car crashes into Lake Whitney

Hamden firefighters rescued a driver after her car crashed into Lake Whitney Tuesday (Twitter/ Hamden Fire Department)
Hamden firefighters rescued a driver after her car crashed into Lake Whitney Tuesday (Twitter/ Hamden Fire Department)

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Hamden police are investigating what may have caused a driver to lose control and crash her car into Lake Whitney midday Tuesday.

Just after 12 noon, police responded to Waite Street near Whitney Avenue on reports that a car had gone into the water. Upon arrival, emergency responders located the car flipped over and in the water.

Firefighters were able to rescue the driver, a woman, from the car. Hamden police spoke with News 8 and said that the woman, who has not been identified, was not injured.

Hamden police are continuing their investigation. If you witnessed this crash, or have any information that could help officers in their investigation, you’re asked to give them a call at 203-230-4000.