NEW PORT RICHEY — A driver lost control of her SUV and ended up driving through a fence and into a community pool on Saturday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The driver, Audrey Fay Bullitt-Reeves, 56, escaped through the back and was not injured in the crash that left the 2007 Mazda CX-9 sticking out of the pool at Seven Springs Travel Park at 8039 Old County Road 54.
The incident took place at about 9:41 a.m. The driver was traveling south on Travco Court when she lost control of her SUV, troopers said. It drove over the curb, crashed through bushes and a fence and then the front-end plunged into the pool.
Reeves was cited for careless driving, trooper said. She was wearing her seatbelt.