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Fire Hydrant

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Driver Hits Fire Hydrant, Flees Scene In East Oakland

A vehicle struck a fire hydrant and then fled the scene in East Oakland Friday morning, according to fire officials.

06/07/2013

A fire hydrant.

DUI Driver Hits Fire Hydrant, Flooding Road Near Stanford

A portion of Sand Hill Road near Stanford University in Palo Alto was closed Tuesday morning after a DUI driver struck a fire hydrant that flooded the roadway, according to police.

12/18/2012

Police officers surround gushing water coming from a broken fire hydrant at Essex and Folsom streets in San Francisco, December 6, 2012. (CBS)

Car Hits Fire Hydrant During San Francisco Police Chase

A driver failing to yield to a police traffic stop crashed into a building and a fire hydrant causing water to gush into the street in San Francisco’s South of Market district early Thursday morning, according to police.

12/06/2012

DUI car keys

Marin Car Crash Leads To Albany Man’s DUI Arrest

An 18-year-old Albany man was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of a hit and run crash while driving under the influence.

10/09/2011

SF Mission crash

Baby Critically Hurt In San Francisco Fire Hydrant Crash

A female driver and her one-year-old passenger were hospitalized Monday morning after she crashed into a fire hydrant in San Francisco’s Mission District, police said.

CBS San Francisco–05/02/2011