2 rescued after car plunges off pier

September 20, 2009 6:58:21 PM PDT
Two people escaped injury after the car they were in plunged off a pier in Bristol Township overnight.

The incident happened around 3:30 a.m. on Mill Street in the Bristol Lions Park.

Sources tell Action News that the man and woman were driving down Mill Street when they drove through a chained off area and into the Delaware River. The man was able to remove himself from the river, the female was pulled from the river by fire crews.

No serious injuries were reported. Police are investigating and have not released additional information.