CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46) - A massive sinkhole opened up on a north Charlotte road following a water main break early Thursday morning.
The incident occurred around 3 a.m. and shut down David Cox Road at Sugar Creek Road.
sheesh pic.twitter.com/nD0eWdIIYQ— Brandon Earl Smith (@BrandonFox46) July 13, 2017
Charlotte Water officials tell FOX 46 Charlotte the 12-inch break caused the eastbound lanes of David Cox Road to collapse. The water was turned off in hopes of stopping further road damage.
They expect the area to be closed until late Saturday night.