Skip to content
Police chase ends with a crash into a fire hydrant

UPDATE: Mobile Police have identified Bobby Williams, 19, of Mobile, as the driver who rammed his car into a fire hydrant after leading officers in a short vehicle chase during an attempted traffic stop Thursday afternoon. He was arrested after a short foot chase after the crash.

Williams is charged with leaving the scene of an accident, attempting to escape, carrying an unlicensed pistol and possessing second-degree marijuana.


MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – A driver fleeing Mobile police lost control of his car and crashed into a fire hydrant on Thursday.

The impact sent water squirting all over Washington Place. Officers caught the driver a few blocks from Lexington Street.

Investigators did not release his name.

Download the FOX10 weather app. Receive life-saving severe weather warnings and alerts for your location, wherever you are. Available for free in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.

Cnn All

Not all news on the site expresses the point of view of the site, but we transmit this news automatically and translate it through programmatic technology on the site and not from a human editor.