SUV found submerged in water off Newport

(Photo: Justin White/WPRI)

NEWPORT, R.I. (WPRI) — Crews were called to Washington Street in Newport Wednesday morning after an SUV was found submerged in the water nearby.

According to the fire department, the Toyota 4Runner was discovered approximately 20 feet offshore, with water filled halfway up inside.

There’s no word if anyone was inside the vehicle when it was found.

(Photo: Justin White/WPRI)newport car in water 3

We have a crew on the scene gathering information. Stay with and Eyewitness News for more details on this developing story.

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