Car found in Buckeye canal


A car was found submerged in a canal at about 7 a.m. today near Perryville and Broadway roads in Buckeye, but the driver hasn’t been found, officials said.

Firefighters searched the vehicle and canal to ensure there were no occupants, according to a post by the Buckeye Valley Fire District.

Deputies with the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office are searching the area.

It’s not clear how the car ended up in the canal.