Broken hydrant sends geyser into air

A broken fire hydrant sent a massive geyser into the air on a street in Black Mountain Ranch Thursday morning.

SAN DIEGO — A broken fire hydrant sent a massive geyser into the air on a street in Black Mountain Ranch Thursday morning.

The sheared hydrant was reported along the 14000 block of Encendido near Plein Aire, a short distance from the Lifetime Montessori School and Muslim Community Center.

The cause of the broken hydrant was under investigation.

We will update this developing story as we learn more.

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