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Thursday, January 10, 2008

Photo courtesy of the Oregon County Sheriff's Department

Alton Fire Chief Sam Barton said this truck from Mountain View Oil Company, driven by Roy L. Renegar, was backing into the driveway at a residence on Andrews Street in Alton Jan. 2, when the front bumper of the truck caught a city fire hydrant plug and pulled it open causing a large amount of cold water to spill into the street. The incident occurred about 11:30 a.m. The temperature was about 20 degrees. Barton said no one was injured in the incident and no charges were filed.

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