Police Investigate Submerged Car Found in North Platte Canal


North Platte police are investigating after finding a car submerged in a canal Monday night.

Officers were called to the Northern Public Power District Trailrace Canal around 9 p.m. Monday.

Volunteers from the Lincoln County Dive Team assisted authorities in extracting the unidentified vehicle.

The police department isn't sure where the vehicle came from or if it was stolen.

Anyone with information can contact the North Platte Police Department at 308-535-6789 or leave an anonymous tip at