Accident leads to damaged water hydrant, disrupted service in Owensboro


(WEHT)- Kentucky State Police say an accident Friday morning caused a water disruption in Owensboro after a vehicle collided with a police cruiser.

The accident happened at the intersection of Henderson Road and Washington Avenue and authorities say no one in either car was hurt. A water hydrant was damaged in the crash, causing water to go up in the air.

Authorities say they had to cut water service to about fifty residents as they repaired the hydrant. Service resumed Friday afternoon.

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(This story was originally published on January 24, 2020)

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