Police confirmed the driver of the SUV was not drunk and hit the fire hydrant
when she tried avoiding a car coming toward her.
For concerns about fire hydrants
, those in Maynilad's service area can call the hotline 1626.
Eugene has about 4,700 fire hydrants
inside the city limits, Gleason said.
West Virginia American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE:AWK), issued a reminder on Friday that homeowners and local businesses should keep areas surrounding fire hydrants
clear to help firefighters connect their equipment without delays.
Contractors who need to use water from a fire hydrant
for any project are required to apply for and obtain a hydrant meter from California American Water.
The barn was a mile-and-a-half away from the nearest fire hydrant
, so fire crews had to take water from the River Blythe.
Two American high school students, Jeff Koon and Andy Powell, have co-authored 'You May Not Tie an Alligator to a Fire Hydrant
- 101 Real Dumb Laws' which was inspired by their successful web site http://www.dumblaws.com.
Fire tenders from nearby Dungloe and Bunbeg were forced to draw water from a lake A MILE AWAY when it emerged that the pressure in the village's only fire hydrant
was not enough to fill their hoses.
This annual program is necessary to ensure that every fire hydrant
operates properly and to clear the water distribution system of unwanted debris and sediment to assure good water quality.
People are being warned about the consequences of fire hydrant
After deadly fires in Miryang and Jecheon, the government revised the law in February, allowing local police agencies to designate no parking zones within five meters of a fire hydrant