Construction Accident Floods Stanford Construction Project; Forces Evacuation Of Stanford Park HotelA construction crew, working on a new Stanford University housing project, sheared off a fire hydrant Saturday afternoon, releasing a torrent of water that flooded the construction site and forced guests from their rooms at the Stanford Park Hotel.
SUV Hits Fire Hydrant In OaklandAn SUV ran into a fire hydrant in Oakland near Lake Merritt Wednesday, send a huge plume of water into the air and cascading onto a house on the corner.
Vehicle Strikes Fire Hydrant Near Mill ValleyA car struck a fire hydrant Tuesday afternoon just south of Mill Valley, and the resulting plume of water can be seen from U.S. Highway 101, fire officials said.
Video: Water Gushes For Hours From Broken Hydrant In BelmontA broken fire hydrant gushed for hours following a crash in Belmont before crews were able to shut it off.
Driver Arrested After Car Strikes Hydrant, Smashes Into Restaurant In Santa ClaraA car caromed off a fire hydrant and into a pizza restaurant early Saturday in Santa Clara, producing a spectacular geyser and flooding surrounding streets.
Newark Streets Reopen After Tanker Hits Hydrant Spilling Gasoline Onto RoadwayAn intersection in Newark that was closed Saturday morning due to a gasoline spill has reopened.
Vehicle Crashes Into Fire Hydrant, Building In OaklandA vehicle crashed into a building tonight in Oakland but not before hitting a fire hydrant and releasing water into the street, police said.
Runaway Dumpster Crashes Into Belmont Fire Hydrant, Sending Water ShootingA runaway dumpster caused a big mess in Belmont Monday morning.
Water Gushes From Broken Hydrant In Downtown San FranciscoA big-rig collided with a fire hydrant on a downtown San Francisco street on Friday afternoon, sheering it from its base and sending a geyser of water four stories high.
AC Transit Bus Shears Off Fire Hydrant In BerkeleyAn AC Transit bus hit and sheared off a fire hydrant Wednesday afternoon in downtown Berkeley, causing a geyser of water to erupt, a deputy fire chief said.
Fire Hydrant Break Sends Geyser Shooting 60 Feet High, Wasting Huge Amounts Of Water During DroughtA broken fire hydrant near southbound 880 and 66th Avenue in Oakland sent a geyser of water approximately 60 feet high.
Driver Hits Fire Hydrant, Flees Scene In East OaklandA vehicle struck a fire hydrant and then fled the scene in East Oakland Friday morning, according to fire officials.
DUI Driver Hits Fire Hydrant, Flooding Road Near StanfordA 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.
Car Hits Fire Hydrant During San Francisco Police ChaseA 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.
Marin Car Crash Leads To Albany Man's DUI ArrestAn 18-year-old Albany man was arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of a hit and run crash while driving under the influence.