A 2003 Dodge Neon heading north on Route 7 around 2 p.m. on Dec. 25 was driven off the roadway. It hit a fire hydrant, knocking the hydrant off its base and unearthing some of the lawn at 88 Danbury Road.
According to police, no leak resulted from the displaced hydrant, though there was significant damage to the undercarriage and front end of the Dodge.
The driver, Shaina Piermattei, 26, of 22 Cornell Road, Danbury, was issued an infraction for failing to drive in the proper lane.