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Sinkhole may force closure on southbound Ashe Road to last a week

Posted: 3:22 PM, Feb 05, 2018
Updated: 2018-02-06 00:53:50Z
Sinkhole forces closure on southbound Ashe Road
Sinkhole forces closure on southbound Ashe Road
Sinkhole forces closure on southbound Ashe Road

(UPDATE:) Jan. 5, 4:50 p.m.: A city employee told 23ABC that two sinkholes, one going southbound on Ashe and another eastbound on Harris might cause closures for up to a week.

The employee said a sewage line busted 20 feet below near that intersection.

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A sinkhole on Ashe Road just south of Harris Road forces a road closure until further notice.

Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes.