UPDATE: Driver Crashes Into Fire Hydrant In North Spokane
UPDATE: The water has been shutoff. The woman driver was cited. She was not hurt. As soon as we get more details we'll post them here on KHQ.com, Facebook and our Twitter news feed.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Right now emergency crews are on the scene of a driver that has crashed into a fire hydrant. It happened at Hawthorne & Nevada just a short time ago. There are no reports of any injuries. Right now crews are trying to get the water to stop gushing out of the ground. All drivers are being asked to avoid the area.
Tuesday, June 18 2013 5:41 PM EDT2013-06-18 21:41:29 GMT
UPDATE: A male driver has serious injuries, the other driver, who's a female, has life threatening injuries.>>
UPDATE: A male driver has serious injuries, the other driver, who's a female, has life threatening injuries. Authorities tell our Katie Steiner that the female was driving in the wrong-direction in the southbound lanes on Hwy. 195 when she collided with a male driver. GET THE IDENTITIES OF THOSE INVOLVED INSIDE>>> >>
Deputies and firefighters responded to a car crash in Spokane Valley Monday afternoon near the intersection of 4th and Blake. Deputies say the SUV was heading south on Blake when it was struck by another car, causing it to flip onto its top in a nearby yard. One person was able to get out of the SUV, but the driver had to be pulled out through the rear lift gate. Injuries appear to be minor. >>