Man escapes through window after driving into creek - KCTV5

Man escapes through window after driving into creek

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

Police are investigating what caused a man to drive into Line Creek early Friday morning. The accident happened near NW Englewood and Waukomis Drive in Kansas City.

The driver was able to crawl out the window of the vehicle and climb the bank to safety. He walked to the Line Creek Community Center, where he collapsed on the lawn. An employee of the community center found him when he came to open the building.

A jogger discovered the man's car submerged in the creek around 5 a.m. Police had Waukomis Drive blocked off for nearly a mile.

We are working to learn more about the man's condition. Refresh this page for updates.

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