LAWTON, Okla._A man says he was swerving to avoid hitting an animal when he lost control and hit a fire hydrant.
A driver hit a fire hydrant and broke it off of the water line it was connected to after he says he trying to avoid hitting an animal. The incident took place around 8:20 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of 82nd Street and Gray Warr Avenue. The driver was not injured.
No word on if the city will have to replace the fire hydrant.