Car goes into pond behind Spartanburg Co. home

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SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – A woman was pulled from the water after her car went into a pond Thursday behind a home in Spartanburg County.

According to the Poplar Springs Fire Department, a neighbor saw the car go into a pond behind a home on Mallard Drive at about 3:30 p.m. The neighbor and a firefighter were able to pull the unconscious driver out of the vehicle and water.

After the driver regained consciousness, she told EMS and firefighters that she had been using heroin at about 2:30 p.m., according to the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver was taken to the hospital but officials said she is expected to be OK.

There was nobody else inside the car at the time.

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