Haverhill police investigating after car found in Merrimack River

HAVERHILL, MASS. (WHDH) - Haverhill police are investigating after a vehicle was found in the Merrimack River Saturday morning.

Officers responding to a report of a vehicle submerged around 9:45 a.m. in the area of the 110 River St. found the car unoccupied, according to a release issued by Haverhill police.

The owner of the vehicle was later located at their home and taken to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.

The Haverhill Harbor Master, State Police Air Wing and and a State Police Dive Team were called to assist as a precautionary measure.