A driver crashed into a tree and a fire hydrant Monday morning, resulting in the flooding of nearby streets.
The crash happened near Sherman and Nash about 2 a.m.
The driver struck a fire hydrant and a tree, causing the tree to fall on top of the vehicle. The driver was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Water was gushing up out of the fire hydrant about 10 ft. high, according to our crew on the scene.
NEW: staying on top of this nightmare near Sherman and Nash on Milwaukee’s northside. Car crashed into a tree, that broke and took out a fire hydrant. Water gushing 10 feet into the air. #breaking #liveatdaybreak @tmj4 pic.twitter.com/bjcBZRbXy5— SUSAN KIM (@SusanKim4) November 18, 2019
Police said they are still working to determine the cause of the crash,