BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Fire Department received a call a little after 7 p.m. and it had nothing to do with a fire.

BRFD said, “Crews responded to a vehicle in the canal on Blount Rd.”

A female driver and dog were in the vehicle when it tumbled into the canal.

Both occupants were rescued and the driver sustained minor injuries.

The driver was taken to a local hospital.