Daytona Beach police are investigating an accident after a woman's body was found submerged in a retention pond in Volusia County.
Police said they received a phone call around 10:10 p.m. Friday about a car inside a pond at 482 Fentress Blvd.
They said 63-year-old Helen Burrell was northbound on Fentress when she traveled into a drainage ditch, corrected and struck a curb.
The car went airborne and came to rest in the retention pond.
The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office Dive team responded and located the Daytona Beach resident inside the submerged vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.