VIDEO: Car barely avoids plunging into canal in Metairie

Car barely misses canal in Metairie

METAIRIE, LA (WVUE) - A car barely missed plunging into the canal in Metairie Tuesday morning.

The Ford Focus left the road during heavy rains around 6:30 a.m.

The driver was able to exit the vehicle, and no traffic has been affected.

There are reports of water on the roads on the West Bank. Drivers are urged to use caution on their commute.

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