Woman rescued from partly submerged car in Northbridge

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NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A woman was trapped in her car as it slowly sunk into a Northbridge reservoir Friday.

The driver went into the reservoir off Linwood Avenue just before noon. When crews arrived, her car began to sink into the water.

First responders jumped into actions and were able to rescue the woman before the car became completely submerged. The driver was rushed to Milford Hospital. Her condition remains unknown, officials say.

The driver was reportedly 72-years-old. Police are investigating the cause of the accident.