Woman, 93, Dies After Car Goes Into Canal


TAMARAC, Fla. — A 93-year-old woman is dead after her car veered off a South Florida road and into a canal.

Broward Sheriff’s officials say a caller to 9-1-1 notified them of the accident on Tuesday afternoon. A dive team searched the murky canal and found the body of Lillian Sornik.

Traffic homicide officers are investigating.

The medical examiner’s office will perform an autopsy.

No further details were immediately available.