Two people suffered minor injuries Wednesday night when a car went into a canal along East Briggsmore Avenue, the Modesto Fire Department reported.
It happened at about 8 p.m. in a Modesto Irrigation District canal at Claus Road. Firefighters were able to quickly extricate the occupants, the department said.
Traffic was slowed at this major intersection for about an hour. A tow truck arrived to remove the car.