SPOKANE, Wash. – Spokane Police and Fire officials responded to the area of North Napa Street and East South Riverton Avenue Thursday morning for a report of a water rescue.
Police said a stolen car was pushed into the Spokane River.
Dive teams are about to search the river nearby to doublecheck no one was in the vehicle. pic.twitter.com/liwyavAI6t— Nathan Brand (@KREMnate) March 9, 2017
Dive teams did not find anyone in the car, but are searching the river to double check that no one is still in the water.
A similar incident happened on February 1 when crews responded to a report of a car in the river. Crews ran the plates and determined the car was stolen.