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Car crashes into Durham fire hydrant

A car crashed into a fire hydrant in the 200 block of Lynn Road, off N.C. Highway 98, in Durham early Thursday, temporarily creating a geyser of water.

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DURHAM, N.C. — A car crashed into a fire hydrant in the 200 block of Lynn Road in Durham early Thursday, temporarily creating a geyser of water.

Firefighters said the wreck happened shortly before 3 a.m. No one was injured.

Crews had mostly repaired the fire hydrant about 1½ hours after the wreck.

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