A suicidal man who drove into a lake in Hollywood, Florida, was saved, but one of his dogs perished in the car. According to NBC Miami, prep school students who were on a senior class trip were nearby and they saw the man’s car plunge into a Topeekeegee Yugnee Park lake on Friday morning.
Thanks to the efforts of the good Samaritans who raced to the water, the man and one of his dogs were saved, but another dog who was in the vehicle drowned when the car sank.
Local authorities have stated that the man was trying to kill himself – following the incident the unidentified driver was hospitalized and he could be facing animal cruelty charges for the death of the innocent dog who drowned in the lake.
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