ASHLAND (CBS) – Residents in Ashland finally got their water back after a hit-and-run driver took out a fire hydrants early Sunday morning.

Police believe the driver hit a hydrant on Summer Street then fled the area sometime overnight.

ashland Ashland Hit And Run Driver Takes Out Hydrant, Impacting Water Service

Crews in Ashland work to fix flooded roads caused by a driver who hit a hydrant. (WBZ-TV)

People first called to report street flooding around 6 a.m.

Crews had to drain the system to make repairs, and worked to return water service into late Sunday night.

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