Sinkhole closes 900 block of N. Duke St., in Lancaster City

Emergency crews are expected to work throughout the evening to repair a sinkhole in the 900 block of North Duke Street in Lancaster. The sinkhole was discovered at about 3:11 pm Monday.  City officials say a water main break caused the sinkhole which is estimated to be about 4 feet deep and 11 feet wide.

Repair work began shortly after 7 pm and is expected to be completed before the morning rush hour.  Meantime traffic is being detoured around the block.


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