Scanner traffic and the California Highway Patrol Traffic Incident Information page indicate that a black Dodge truck struck a fire hydrant in Fort Bragg at 10:50 a.m. and the driver subsequently fled.
The driver who reportedly fled is described as a white, male adult with tan shorts. The truck came to rest in a field approximately 50 feet off the roadway and reportedly has moderate front-end damage.
Please remember that this story is unfolding. Information is being reported as we gather it. However, some of the information coming from witnesses and initial official reports could be wrong. We will do our best to get the facts but, in the case that something is inaccurate, we will update with correct information as soon as we can.