A Spartanburg teen has been charged with driving under the influence, and other charges, Fox Carolina reported February 23.
A witness ran to the crash scene and risked his life to pull the accident victim out of the cold water. Wright stated to Fox Carolina
“It was pretty brave. It was dark and they took a chance in that cold water to get that young boy out of there. It’s an act of bravery.”
Wright would like to find the Good Samaritan and present him with a citizen’s award.
Sheriff Wright said the teen was uninjured except for a small scratch. He’s been charged with DUI, destruction of personal property and possession of alcohol by a minor.