Dog sends vehicle towards Lake Ogallala after knocking it into gear

OGALLALA - A vehicle owner visiting Lake Ogallala in Keith County, Neb. is lucky their vehicle didn't end up with the fishes after their dog knocked the car into gear and sent it rolling towards the water.

The Nebraska State Patrol says the vehicle owner parked their car to scope-out a fishing spot at the lake north of Ogallala. The vehicle rolled up on the the rocky shore where it came to a rest and the owner was able to put it back in park.

The incident happened near the Kingsley Dam spillway. Lake Ogallala is located next to Lake McConaughy, a popular summer destination for campers.