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Large sinkhole emerges on Southland Drive, closing road

Click to play video: 'Water main break causes large sinkhole in southwest Calgary' Water main break causes large sinkhole in southwest Calgary
WATCH: A car was damaged after a sinkhole opened up on Southland Drive on Wednesday morning. As Michael King reports, the City of Calgary said the road should reopen on Thursday – Aug 5, 2020

A section of Southland Drive has been closed to traffic due to a large sinkhole in the middle of the road.

Calgary police took to Twitter on Wednesday to warn drivers the westbound lanes of Southland Drive Southwest were closed between 14 Street Southwest and Elbow Drive Southwest.

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It’s unknown when the road will be reopened.

A sinkhole is visible on westbound Southland Drive Southwest between 14 Street Southwest and Elbow Drive Southwest. Global News

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