Posted 9:39 PM 2/16/2013 : Man Survives in Submerged Car Overnight
EDINBURG - A man crashed into a canal and was submerged inside his vehicle for 12 hours.
The crash happened late Friday night inside a canal west of Rooth Road and Mile 17 ½.
D.P.S. Sergeant Johnny Hernandez tells CHANNEL 5 NEWS the man was able to survive because of air pockets