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Car in sea sparks frantic Daytona Beach rescue

5 March 2014 Last updated at 15:50 GMT

Lifeguards in Florida faced a race against time and the elements as they rushed to rescue a woman and three children from a car that was nearly washed out to sea off Daytona Beach.

Footage of the incident was captured by Simon Besner, a tourist at the scene. It is not clear how the vehicle ended up in the water.

Harry Low reports.

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