WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — First responders and the City of Wichita’s Public Works & Utilities were at the scene of a crash in southwest Wichita Tuesday evening.

According to Sedgwick County Dispatch, they received a report around 6 p.m. of an accident at Fern Street and Pawnee.

According to police, the accident was caused by a driver striking a fire hydrant.

Initially, the driver was reported to have received critical injuries. However, those injuries have been upgraded to serious.