Moments ago, a police officer was taken to the hospital after driving his car into a canal.
According to News-Press, the incident occurred in close proximity to the parade route.
At this time, both Jackson and Canal streets are closed near the spot of the accident.
Authorities are currently investigating what led up to the officer driving his car into the canal.
The Officer is believed to be in good condition and is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
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