In Downers Grove Illinois tonight, a man lost control of his vehicle and drove into a pond. He is in critical condition after being being rescued from his partially submerged vehicle.
Details at this point are sparse; the cause of the accident is under investigation.
The accident happened as the man was driving on Lacey Road at around 6:30 p.m. The pond is located at 2111 Butterfield Road, according to Downers Grover Police Sgt. Dave Bormann.
Additional details can be found at the July 28 Chicago Tribune story titled “Man pulled from submerged vehicle in Downers Grove, critically injured.”