Driver OK After Pickup Plunges Into Lincoln Pond

lincoln-policeLINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A pickup driver was able to escape after his pickup plunged into a pond in south Lincoln.

The accident occurred a little before 9 p.m. Sunday near South 56th Street and Pine Lake Road.

Police say the northbound pickup went out of control and slid off the roadway. The pickup hit a tree that broke the driver’s side window before running onto the pond and through the ice. The driver escaped through the broken window.