Dog dies after jeep rolls into water at East Lake boat launch

EAST LAKE, Fla. (WFLA) –  A dog is dead after a jeep accidentally rolled into the water Wednesday afternoon at John Chestnut Park.

Officials say the dog was inside the jeep as the owner was launching a boat.

Rescue officials said the vehicle was submerged for two hours before the owner called 911.

No further details are immediately available.

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