March 20, 2018 6:18 pm
Updated: March 21, 2018 1:34 pm

Sinkhole shuts down part of Winnipeg intersection

The northbound lanes on McPhillips and westbound lanes on Leila are blocked because of a sinkhole.

Randall Paull / Global News
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Drivers are being forced to manouever around a sinkhole that has formed at McPhillips Street and Leila Avenue.

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It started to become a problem Tuesday afternoon. The northbound lanes on McPhillips and westbound lanes on Leila are blocked.

A social media post from the police warns drivers the lanes will be closed until sometime Wednesday.

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