Lanes reopen after Charlotte water main break causes sinkhole

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All lanes are open on Beatties Ford road after a water main break Wednesday morning. Water service is back to normal, according to Charlotte Water.

Charlotte Water says additional paving work will happen later this week.

Crews worked well into the evening to fill the sinkhole with compact soil and began paving it Wednesday night. 

The water main break happened on the 1900 block of Beatties Ford Road. The damage is not weather related, according to Charlotte Water.

Nine families were affected along with four businesses located on the 1900 block of Beatties Ford Road.

The basement of the alumni house for Second Ward High School flooded.