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Man pulled from submerged car in Lake Coeur d'Alene in critical condition

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The driver of the car was pulled out by two witnesses to the crash. Deputies searched the car, but didn't find anyone else inside The driver of the car was pulled out by two witnesses to the crash. Deputies searched the car, but didn't find anyone else inside
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - Deputies with the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office say the 66-year-old man who drove his car into Lake Coeur d'Alene on Saturday is still in critical condition as of Monday morning. 


Deputies responded to the crash Saturday afternoon and found a car submerged in the lake near Silver Beach. The driver of the car was pulled out by two witnesses and was unconscious when deputies arrived. He was transported to the hospital where he remains in critical condition. Deputies say they are still trying to locate relatives, so the victim's name is being withheld. 


Exactly how he crashed into the lake is still under investigation. 

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