SARASOTA COUNTY- One driver and his dog were extricated from their car after hydroplaning into a ditch in Sarasota Monday morning. 

Deputies said a man and his dog were on their way to the vet's office, traveling south on Herald Avenue just after 10 a.m., when the man lost control of the wheel, and hydroplaned into a ditch.

Firefighters extricated the man transporting him to Sarasota Memorial Hospital with non–life threatening injuries. His dog was transported to the vet by Sarasota County Animal Services, its injuries are unknown at this