Car hits fire hydrant, creates geyser in Kearny Mesa: Incident due to 2-car crash

Flooding on Balboa Ave near Convoy St

SAN DIEGO - A multi-car crash Wednesday caused at least one car to knock down a fire hydrant at a Kearny Mesa intersection -- causing water to spew in the air.

The crash happened at 10:30 a.m. on Balboa  Avenue, one block west of  Convoy Street.

Crews were able to shut off the water as of 10:45 a.m.

There were no injuries reported.

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