Accident causes huge gusher in Menlo Park Around Town, posted by Editor, The Almanac Online, on Mar 11, 2008 at 8:51 pm
Jim Lewis submitted this photo (taken by Todd Temple of Menlo Park) to The Almanac. Mr. Lewis said an accident Monday at the corner of Santa Cruz Avenue and University Drive in downtown Menlo Park caused a fire hydrant to be hit and resulted in this "huge and mean" gush of water.
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Posted by Darin Duncan - Cal Water, a resident of the Menlo Park: Downtown neighborhood, on Mar 17, 2008 at 10:36 am
It would have been interesting to see video and photos of this same hydrant before last year's upgrade to the pipeline in University Drive. We replaced a 6" cast iron pipe with a new 12" pipeline that is connected to our transmission grid.