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Seymour Streets Flood After Semi Hits Fire Hydrant
Updated August 11, 2014 7:04 AM | Filed under: Accident
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(SEYMOUR) - A semi struck and broke a fire hydrant outside a Seymour manufacturing plant Friday morning causing an estimated 80,000 gallons of water to gush down a busy street for 40 minutes.

21-year-old Azat Akynov of Chicago was driving the semi into Home Products International's parking lot on West Ninth Street to pick up a load, when he turned too sharp and struck the hydrant breaking it off.



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