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SUV crashes into lake in Grosee Pointe Shores

GROSSE POINTE SHORES, Mich. – A man lost control of his SUV in Grosse Pointe Shores and crashed into Lake St. Clair, Grosse Point police said.

The crash happened around 1:15 p.m. Saturday near Lakeshore and Clairview roads.

Police said the man lost control of his vehicle after a tire blew.

The vehicle crashed into the lake and the driver was able to climb onto the SUV's roof, where he was rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard.

The driver was taken to a hospital, but police said he did not sustain serious injuries.

Crews are working to get the SUV out of the water.