Vehicle crashes into hydrant on Ward Ave., sending water gushing onto roadway

Vehicle crashes into hydrant on Ward Ave., sending water gushing onto roadway
A vehicle crashed into a fire hydrant on Ward Avenue early Monday, shooting water into the air and onto the street. (Source: Traffic Management Center)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A SUV crashed into a fire hydrant at the corner of Ward Avenue and Beretania Street, spewing water into the air and onto the roadway early Monday, Honolulu police said.

The crash happened around 5:30 a.m.

Crews turned the water off and installed a new fire hydrant within half an hour.

There were no reports of any injuries.

Police initially closed all mauka-bound lanes on Ward Avenue, as well as the right westbound lane of Beretania Street. All lanes have since been reopened.

No further details have been provided.

This story will be updated.

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