2017-01-12 / Front Page

Wet Week Gets Wetter

Truck into hydrant causes commotion in Westlake


‘WE GOT A GUSHER’—Ventura County firefighters attend to afire hydrant in front of Westlake Plaza that was sheared off around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday in a single-vehicle accident. Crews were on scene for over an hour fixing the problem. ‘WE GOT A GUSHER’—Ventura County firefighters attend to afire hydrant in front of Westlake Plaza that was sheared off around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday in a single-vehicle accident. Crews were on scene for over an hour fixing the problem.

LIQUID MESS— A pickup truck dislodged the hydrant near Agoura Road and Westlake Boulevard, sending water spraying over 50 feet into the air. The driver did not appear intoxicated, officials said. 
Photos courtesy of Joel Council/Safety for Citizens LIQUID MESS— A pickup truck dislodged the hydrant near Agoura Road and Westlake Boulevard, sending water spraying over 50 feet into the air. The driver did not appear intoxicated, officials said. Photos courtesy of Joel Council/Safety for Citizens

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