An intoxicated driver hit a fire hydrant on Monte Vista Avenue early on Thursday and was subsequently arrested.
Turlock police responded to the 2300 block of Monte Vista Avenue at approximately 1:39 p.m. on the report of an accident.
A single vehicle collided with a fire hydrant. Direction of travel is unknown at this time.
Officers determined that the driver, Royhit Singh, 33, a probationer, had been driving under the influence.
Singh was arrested and booked for DUI.
No injuries were reported in the accident.
This was the second accident this week where a fire hydrant was destroyed. On Sept. 13, a single vehicle collided with a fire hydrant outside of Monte Vista Chapel, sending water gushing into the air. No injuries or arrests were reported from the accident.
Several other fire hydrants have been destroyed in vehicle collisions during the summer months, including one that caused $50,000 in damage to a Turlock home.