20 Aug 2014
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DUI Driver Accused of Shearing Hydrant is Arrested

Fire fighters spent nearly an hour attempting to turn off the geyser.

A DUI driver was arrested Wednesday night after reportedly driving over a fire hydrant and causing a watery mess.

The accident happened just before 9 p.m. on Baseline Road east of Grand Avenue.

The driver, 33-year-old Carlos Garcia, had finished drinking at a nearby restaurant and accidentally put his Toyota Tundra in drive instead of reverse he told police.

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