Nelson Fire and Rescue helped prepare a car for removal from Cottonwood Creek on Tuesday evening. Photo submitted

Car rolls into Cottonwood Creek

No one was injured in the Tuesday evening incident

Nelson Fire and Rescue says no one was inside a car that rolled into Cottonwood Creek on Tuesday evening.

They received a call around 6:30 p.m. and met with police and the vehicle’s owner to confirm there were no injuries.

Nelson’s emergency boat, Marine One, responded to the scene with two members to assist in preparing the vehicle with chain anchor points for removal from the creek by Western towing.

Damage was contained to the vehicle. No environmental hazards were apparent, the fire department said in a news release.

“We would like to remind everyone to ensure parking brakes are engaged when leaving your vehicle,” the fire department said.

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