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Crash makes Nampa intersection "a muddy mess"

Crash makes Nampa intersection "a muddy mess"
Crash makes Nampa intersection "a muddy mess"
Posted at 10:45 AM, Sep 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-03 12:45:21-04

Drivers in Nampa were asked to avoid the intersection of 12th and Sheridan Streets Monday morning, as crews repaired damage caused from a broken fire hydrant.

According to the Nampa Police Department, the hydrant was damaged following a hit-and-run collision.

The driver was charged with inattentive driving, leaving the scene of an accident, and driving without privileges.

Police say the street was a “slick … muddy mess” for about two hours.

The crash happened shortly before 7:30 a.m., according to Nampa Police Department dispatcher supervisor. 

City of Nampa Street and Water Department crews had the mess cleaned up by about 9:30 a.m.

No further information was available.