Driver arrested after plowing truck into backyard pool

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TEMPE -- Police said alcohol might be a factor in a wreck that left one driver all wet.

Alcohol involved?
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A 19-year-old man plowed his truck into a swimming pool early Tuesday morning.

It happened just after 2 a.m. in a neighborhood near Southern Avenue and McClintock Drive.

Police said the man was heading east on Southern Avenue when he lost control of his pickup while trying to make a left onto Los Feliz Drive. The truck plowed through a fence and plunged into a backyard pool

The driver climbed out of the truck and ran from the scene, but police quickly caught up with him and took him into custody.

No injuries were reported.