Crews rescue woman who drove into Reedy Creek in Richmond

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By Roxie Bustamante – RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A scary moment for a driver early Friday morning in Richmond.

Crews rescued a woman who drove her vehicle into Reedy Creek on Westover Hills Boulevard.

The accident happened around 2 a.m. when Richmond's water rescue team was called to the scene.

Rescuers say the woman was rushed to the hospital and is expected to be OK. Authorities are still investigating on how exactly she drove into the creek.