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Couple rescued from vehicle that crashed into a pond off Feather Sound Drive

Crews from St. Petersburg Fire Rescue responded to reports of a vehicle that crashed into a pond at Ulmerton Rd and Feather Sound Drive at approximately 5:45 p.m. on Thursday, November 17, 2022.

An off duty Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office deputy witnessed the accident and immediately jumped into the water.

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They were able to get the driver out of the vehicle. When Fire Rescue crews arrived, a paramedic from SPFR jumped into the water as the vehicle was sinking and rescued the passenger out of the vehicle.

Pinellas Park Fire Rescue placed a ladder into the water so the paramedic and passenger could safely make it to shore.

The couple in the vehicle were uninjured. FHP is investigating the crash.


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