Car plunges into Lake Michigan in Manitowoc

MANITOWOC, Wis. (WBAY) -- A driver in Manitowoc lost control of his vehicle causing it to plunge into Lake Michigan Wednesday morning.

The Manitowoc Police Department says officers noticed the incident while driving by the 800 block of Maritime Drive at about 10:40 a.m.

Authorities say the 50-year-old man who was driving the car had minor injuries and went to the hospital on his own accord.

Police say no other vehicles were involved in the accident.

The vehicle has not been removed from the lake because of the weather conditions.

Police are warning people to slow down if you must travel.