East Anglia: Driver of Porsche 911 rescued after making a splash in dyke

The Porsche that can just been seen underwater after it accidentally rolled into moorings at Anchor

The Porsche that can just been seen underwater after it accidentally rolled into moorings at Anchor Street at Coltishall. Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Archant 2013

A driver was rescued from his sinking car yesterday after his Porsche 911 ended up submerged in a dyke.

The accident happened about 1.30pm on Tuesday when the sports car made a dramatic entry into the water off Anchor Street in Coltishall.

The driver was rescued from the Porsche by two men who were working on a boat at the mooring off the River Bure.

The Porsche damaged a moored-up boat before entering the water.

No one was injured in the incident.


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