MIAMI LAKES, FLA. (WSVN) - A driver was OK after she crashed her car into a canal in Miami Lakes.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue arrived at the scene at Northwest 67th Avenue and Loch Ness Drive, Thursday morning.

A witness said she drove by a sign and went straight into the water.

The driver was able to get out of the vehicle on her own and was treated by first responders at the scene.

A good Samaritan, who was working on the roof of a house nearby, watched it happened and rushed to help the driver out.

She was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Her SUV has since been towed away.

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