Police stated that two women, ages 81 and 56, were trapped in the car after Ford Escape rolled from the road into a Michigan pond.
The driver was a man, 83, who was a husband and father of the casualties. He left the car in gear while he went to a nearby house, according to the police Oakland County’s Waterford Township.
The police said that the Escape was completely submerged leaving two passengers without a possibility to escape. Despite rescuers’ efforts, neither victim survived.
An investigation is in progress.
Waterford Township lies 40 miles northwest of Detroit.8