Car plunges into water off Newport News pier

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Two people had to be rescued after their car plunged into the water Friday.

The incident happened at the Newport News pier.

The fire chief confirmed that the car accidentally went off the dock area of the boat harbor on Jefferson Avenue. The two people rescued from the car went to the hospital for evaluation.

Crews were out Friday afternoon working to remove the car from the water.

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