Man dies after car veers into Gainesville retention pond
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WGFL) —
UPDATE: An earlier version of this story, based on an interview with the Highway Patrol, described the driver as a woman. The driver was later identified as a man.
A man died Thursday morning after his car ran into a retention pond off Highway 231, Florida Highway Patrol troopers said..
The Highway Patrol responded to the wreck around 7:30 a.m. and found the car flipped over into the pond.
The Alachua County Dive Team responded and found the body of a man inside the vehicle, troopers said.
It's still unclear what caused the crash. The investigation is ongoing.