An unplanned meeting between a Prius and a fire hydrant resulted in a new fountain for the overheated community Saturday, the Prius coming out on top. So to speak.
NEWS24/680 readers have commented in the past that even our accidents our photogenic and we have to agree. This was kinda pretty and more than a little impressive before firefighters (conveniently located in the background of this shot) and EBMUD were able to stanch the flow.
Driver was okay and got his car washed in the process. The crash was reported shortly after 8 a.m.