SURPRISE, Ariz. -- The Surprise Police Department said to expect traffic delays on 163rd Avenue about a half mile north of Grand Avenue after a sinkhole developed Friday afternoon.Police said a sinkhole approximately 8 feet by 20 feet wide and about 4 feet deep formed in the northbound lanes of 163rd Avenue.North and southbound traffic was restricted to one lane each at about 3:45 p.m.Police were directing traffic while work crews began repairing the road. It's estimated that the repair work will take several hours.
SINKHOLE ON 163 AV, 1/2 MILE NORTH OF GRAND AV. EXPECT DELAYS. NORTH AND SOUTHBOUND RESTRICTED TO 1 LANE EACH... http://t.co/sXNRJjzFYU— Surprise Police Dept (@Surprise_PD) February 13, 2015
SINKHOLE ON 163 AV, 1/2 MILE NORTH OF GRAND AV. EXPECT DELAYS. NORTH AND SOUTHBOUND RESTRICTED TO 1 LANE EACH... http://t.co/sXNRJjzFYU