Car Knocks Over Downtown Hydrant

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    San Diego police say a driver lost control of her car, went up over the curb and into the hydrant at First and Market Monday night.

    A car knocked down a hydrant Monday night, causing it to gush water onto the street.

    The incident happened around 7:15 p.m. at the intersection of First Avenue and Market Street. Officials said a car knocked over a hydrant.

    Fire officials and the water department are working to shut off the hydrant while police direct traffic in the area.

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