A suspected drunk driver plunges her car into Tempe Town Lake and survives.  Lieutenant Scott Smith with Tempe police says a woman in her 30’s lost control of her car and took a nose dive into the lake from the bike path.  smith says the woman managed to escape the car that was now at the bottom of the lake and

swim back to shore.  Police questioned the woman who appeared to be intoxicated.  She was taken into custody for suspected DUI.  Dive teams searched the car to make sure were no other victims. The woman is facing numerous charges once the investigation is complete.

Kris Dugan