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Broken fire hydrant causes flooding in Miami Shores

NE 10th Ave. closed from 96th St. to U.S. 1

A car struck a fire hydrant, causing flooding near Northeast 10th Avenue and 96th Street in Miami Shores.
A car struck a fire hydrant, causing flooding near Northeast 10th Avenue and 96th Street in Miami Shores.


MIAMI SHORES, Fla. – A broken fire hydrant caused a Miami Shores street to flood Tuesday morning.

Adriana Lamar, a spokeswoman for the Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department, said a car struck a fire hydrant in a residential area near Northeast 10th Avenue and 96th Street.

10th Avenue was closed from Northeast 96th Street to U.S. Highway 1 until further notice while crews worked to repair the hydrant.