Car zooms off freeway into lagoon

Posted at 7:24 PM, May 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-19 08:00:21-04

A vehicle flew off Interstate 5 in Carlsbad Wednesday night and landed in the Agua Hedionda lagoon, sending two people to a hospital, authorities said.

The crash was reported about 7:10 p.m. on the northbound side of the freeway, south of Tamarack Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Two people were taken from the scene to a hospital, but their conditions were not immediately available, according to the North County Dispatch Joint Powers Authority.