Car plunges into Montgomery Co. pool during driving lesson

A car plunges into a community pool in a Montgomery County community center on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. (Courtesy Montgomery County Fire and Rescue)

WASHINGTON — A driving practice lesson became a swimming lesson at a Montgomery County community center.

It happened before 1 p.m. Saturday. A Montgomery County Fire and Rescue spokesman said that a car plunged into the pool of the North Creek Community Center in Montgomery Village.

A car plunges into a community pool in a Montgomery County community center on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. (Courtesy Montgomery County Fire and Rescue)

Two people got themselves out of the car and were not hurt, in what police say, was driver error during a parking practice session.

Gaithersburg police is investigating the incident.


Like WTOP on Facebook and follow @WTOP on Twitter to engage in conversation about this article and others.

© 2018 WTOP. All Rights Reserved. This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area.



Advertiser Content