TEXAS CITY, Texas -- A pickup truck went into a bayou in Texas City shortly before noon Friday, police said.

According to the Texas City Police Department, everyone in the vehicle made it out safely.

A photo from The Galveston County Daily News showed the pickup nearly submerged.

Witnesses said the incident occurred along Highway 146 near the Emmett Lowry Expressway.

Traffic was backed up in the area with several emergency vehicles on the scene.

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