Burst pipe sends water gushing in the air near Kadlec in Richland
RICHLAND, Wash. — A burst pipe sent water gushing into the air Wednesday outside Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland.
The urban geyser burst from the ground some time before 2:45 p.m. near the intersection of Swift Boulevard and Goethals Drive.
Sabrina Melendrez with the City of Richland’s Public Works said the water was still gushing at 3 p.m.
The cause is under investigation. Authorities will be looking at traffic camera footage to determine what might have happened, Melendrez said.
Drivers should avoid the intersection.