MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A driver was not seriously hurt after his vehicle lost control and plunged into a holding pond near Eagan Wednesday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

Authorities responded to the accident at about 12:10 p.m. on northbound Highway 77 at Highway 13. When officers arrived, a 21-year-old male driver lost control of his vehicle and it went into a holding pond.

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A water search was conducted as authorities didn’t know initially if there was more than one occupant inside the vehicle. No other occupants were found, and the driver told authorities at a hospital that he was alone.

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The driver suffered non-life threatening injuries in the accident. Authorities say a witness at the scene swam out to the pond to help the driver out of his vehicle.

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What led up to the driver losing control is under investigation.