ECORSE, Mich. – A search and rescue team was sent into the Ecorse River on Sunday after a driver lost control of a car and went into the river.
According to authorities, the car had been traveling at a high speed on Outer Drive and lost control, falling into the river near 17th Street. Divers went into the river to attempt a rescue, but the submerged car was found empty.
Ecorse police said the car was reported stolen out of Detroit. No injuries have been reported.
The investigation is ongoing.