15 Mile Road reopens near Harper Avenue in Clinton Township after sinkhole appears

Hole has been filled

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A sinkhole forced police to close 15 Mile Road near Harper Avenue Monday morning in Clinton Township.

A few cars were disabled after hitting the sinkhole.

A water main break caused the sinkhole. The main break has been fixed and workers filled the hole with dirt and gravel. 

The road reopened about 8:55 a.m.

Watch workers fill the hole here: 

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Nick joined the Local 4 team in February of 2015. Prior to that he spent 6 years in Sacramento covering a long list of big stories including wildfires and earthquakes. Raised in Sterling Heights, he is no stranger to the deep history and pride Detroit has to offer.