PENN HILLS (KDKA) — A sinkhole has prompted Allegheny County Public Works crews to shut down a road in Penn Hills.
According to county officials, the sinkhole is located in the 2800-block of Laketon Road, near the intersection of Crab Hollow Road.READ MORE: Planning Commission Delays Vote On East Liberty Development Project
It is being caused by mine subsidence.
Residents who live in the area will be allowed on the road, but all other traffic will have to find a way around the closure.READ MORE: Report: Vancouver Canucks Expected To Hire Penguins Assistant General Manager Patrik Allvin
There’s no word on when repairs will be made and the road reopened.
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