Water main break, possible sinkhole shuts down portion of southeast Charlotte road

Water main break, possible sinkhole shuts down portion of southeast Charlotte road

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A portion of a road in southeast Charlotte is shut down due to a water main break and a possible sinkhole.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the water main break shut down Sardis Road between Brackenbury Lane and Morning Dale Road. It happened sometime before 4:30 a.m. Monday, when police tweeted about the incident.

Charlotte Water officials expect the road to remain closed through at least 2:30 p.m. Monday.

Drivers can use Monroe Road as an alternate route.

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