Stolen Car Plunges into Water in New Haven

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    A stolen car plunged into the water in New Haven early Thursday morning.

    A stolen car plunged into the water near Sea and South Water streets in New Haven around 12:15 a.m. on Thursday morning and it was empty when crews arrived at the scene.

    Emergency workers responded when a resident saw the car, with headlights on and trunk open, go into the water, police said.

    Police said the car was later reported stolen from Hamden.

    Dive teams investigated and a tow truck pulled the vehicle from the water around 3:30 a.m.