Hole swallows car after woman hits hydrant in DUI crash, FHP says

in Central Florida News & Events

SOURCE: ClickOrlando.com

MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A 21-year-old Lady Lake woman faces DUI charges after she struck a fire hydrant in Marion County, causing her car to get stuck in an 8-foot hole, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The FHP said Alexandrea Runyon was arrested early Friday after the crash, which was reported around 2 a.m. at U.S. 441 and SE 156 Place.

According to troopers, Runyon was driving a 2004 Buick Century when she struck the hydrant on the north shoulder of the intersection.