The video of this dangerous incidence got shared on facebook by the City of Hackensack Fire Department.The car, a Mercedes M-Class, was seen being driven off the edge of a parking area into the river.
Surveillance video of incident earlier today. Car accident car wash driver mistakenly hit gas instead of brake.The occupants of the car self extricated to the shoreline One occupant of car transported to hospital for minor injuries. Hackensack police on scene with Hackensack fire and towing company to remove [email protected] @pfanj.iaff #chiefmillerPosted by City of Hackensack Fire Department on Tuesday, July 16, 2019
As per the reports a 41-year-old Samaritan dived into the water to pull out the driver and a woman passenger from the car. After that, fire-fighters also arrived at the location and helped in the rescue.One of the people in the car was shifted to a hospital with minor injuries. The Hackensack police Captain Nicole Foley told NJ.com, “There are no physical barricades in place to prevent vehicles from driving into the area that leads to where the car drove into the water.” Immediately this video went viral and got flooded with comments online. While some wondered why a guard rail was missing, others joked about the passengers in the car wanting to go boating.