Driver killed after jeep plunges into Miami Gardens canal

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida driver was killed after, authorities said, he crashed into a canal in Miami Gardens, Saturday morning.

Miami Gardens Police and Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded to the scene of the accident near Northwest 165th Street and 16th Court. just before 9:30 a.m. First responders said the sole passenger in the vehicle did not survive.

The jeep has been since hauled out of the water.

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