Car plows into Ohio River

Car plows into Ohio River

NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) - A vehicle ran off Riverboat Row and into the Ohio River early Friday.

The driver suffered minor injuries about 2:30 a.m. and was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital East, according to Newport police.

Officers found the Toyota Prius in few feet of water that barely filled the floor of the vehicle.

Later in the morning, police said the incident was a suicide attempt.

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