http://www.news4jax.com/news/22266173/detail.html Man Shoots His Way Out Of Sinking SUV California Armed Guard Drove Into Creek POSTED: Monday, January 18, 2010 UPDATED: 8:58 pm EST January 18, 2010 AP Images ROSEVILLE, Calif. -- A driver whose SUV plunged into a Northern California creek after he was startled by his hands-free cell phone device escaped the sinking vehicle by blasting out the window with a handgun. The 28-year-old man, whose name wasn't immediately available, is an armed security guard at Thunder Valley Casino, north of Sacramento. He sustained minor injuries in Sunday's accident. A spokesman for the Roseville Fire Department said the man was traveling northbound on Industrial Avenue in Roseville when the cell phone device activated. The driver was startled and veered off the road through the guardrail. The SUV landed in Pleasant Grove Creek. He used his gun to shoot himself out, then flagged down a passerby.