LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman who spent the night in her mud-mired car has been rescued and is hospitalized in good condition.

Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Devin Gales says the woman was found Sunday morning in a hilly area near Mount Washington.

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She apparently become disoriented after suffering a medical condition and backed her car into a mudslide area, where she became stuck.

Gales says it’s unclear how long the victim spent in the engulfed car but it was apparently a number of hours.

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She was treated for mild hypothermia. Her name and age were not released.

City transportation department workers have been called to close the road and remove the mud.

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