DeFuniak Springs man crashes car into Choctawhatchee Bay

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A DeFuniak Springs man sustained minor injuries after his vehicle veered off the roadway into the Choctawhatchee Bay Monday morning.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Arando Estrada, 22, of DeFuniak Springs was heading south on U.S. 331 when for unknown reasons he veered off the roadway. His vehicle continued onto the west shoulder and into the water of the Choctawhatchee Bay, coming to a final rest about 15 feet from the water's edge.

Estrada's vehicle was pulled from the water by the South Walton Fire Department. Estrada sustained only minor injuries.