Lehigh Valley

SUV plunges into Lehigh River in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Bethlehem police say an SUV plunged into the Lehigh River Sunday morning.

It happened in the 200 block of Riverside Drive, near the Hill to Hill Bridge.

map: car in water

According to a freelance photojournalist at the scene, two people in the SUV suffered minor injuries and were able to escape the vehicle on their own.

There is no word from Bethlehem police on whether or not the SUV is still in the water, or what caused the crash.

Police continue to investigate the incident.

Stay with 69 News and WFMZ.com for updates as they become available.


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