Car recovered from retention pond in east Charlotte

Water rescue underway at retention pond in east Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A water rescue got underway in east Charlotte just before noon Thursday.

Divers, firefighters and police were called to the area is just off of Orr Road near Old Concord Road.

From WBTV’s Sky3, divers could be seen suiting up and going into the pond.


BREAKING: Water rescue underway in a retention pond off Orr Road in northeast Charlotte. Divers are suiting up to get in the water right now. WATCH LIVE »

Posted by WBTV News on Thursday, January 17, 2019

Crews recovered a car in the water. Now investigators are working to figure out who owns the car and who is responsible for dumping it into the pond.

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