Deep sinkhole opens up in city street

Police have closed a road after a large sinkhole opened up in the the street, in Plymouth.

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The hole appeared in West Hoe Road yesterday afternoon with traffic being diverted between Millbay Road and Walker Terrace.

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Traffic site Inrix said: “The road has been closed for safety after a sink hole has started to develop in the carriageway.”

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The road is closed to vehicles but not to pedestrians.

South West Water had a team of engineers on site to investigate what’s happened.

 

 

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