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Submerged car found in Lake Pontchartrain holds 2 bodies

6 years 3 months 3 weeks ago Friday, March 04 2016 Mar 4, 2016 March 04, 2016 2:07 PM March 04, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: APNewsNow

KENNER - Police in Kenner say two bodies have been found in a car that was submerged in Lake Pontchartrain.

Police say in an emailed statement that foul play is not suspected and the case was being treated as a traffic accident.

The statement says that only the vehicle's luggage rack was visible when officers arrived at the scene Friday morning.

The bodies - one male and one female - were discovered after the car was pulled out of the water.

Police got the call shortly after 9:30 a.m. It was unclear when the car went into the water.

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