FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Shell Beach Drive reopened near Foster Street after car drives into lake

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Updated: Nov. 11, 2019 at 3:05 PM CST
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LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Shell Beach Drive has been reopened near Foster Street after a car drove into the lake, forcing authorities to close the roadway.

According to Lt. Jeff Keenum with the Lake Charles Police Department, the man who was driving had a “medical event” and drove into the lake.

He was taken to a local hospital to be evaluated and doesn’t have any life threatening injuries.

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