ST. CHARLES, MO – Saturday afternoon the St. Charles City Fire Department had to make a cold-water rescue after a vehicle went through a guardrail and into a lake off Fountain Lakes Boulevard.
Rescue crews had to don cold water rescue suits to enter the lake. Rescuers located vehicle submerged in 8 to 10 feet of water, pulling a victim from the icy water.
The victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition.
The incident is being investigated by the St. Charles City Police Department.