Water erupts in the air after vehicle crashes into fire hydrant & Punta Gorda Irish pub

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. — Water sprayed into the sky after a vehicle trying to avoid an accident veered off the road, ran over a fire hydrant and crashed...

October 7, 2023
2:30 AM

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. — Water sprayed into the sky after a vehicle trying to avoid an accident veered off the road, ran over a fire hydrant and crashed into the Celtic Ray Public House in downtown Punta Gorda Friday afternoon. According to the City of Punta Gorda, the fire hydrant was severely damaged. Firefighters arrived at the scene to fix it. The collision damaged the side of the Irish pub building. No one was injured in the crash and the hydrant has been shut off at this time.

Joe Espy