Newscaster Laura Safe was walking and texting a friend when a surveillance camera caught her plunge into the icy waters of the canal that she failed to notice. She later joked about the incident on Twitter, "Oh dear. I should really be called Laura UNsafe after the day I’ve had! Lol. "
The veteran newsman was pulled over for a traffic violation, but wound up getting arrested after failing a field sobriety test.
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