18-wheeler stuck in sinkhole caused by water main break

18-wheeler stuck in sinkhole caused by water main break

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

An 18-wheeler became stuck on Thursday after falling into a sinkhole in Birmingham. It happened at 3101 27th Avenue North.

The sinkhole was caused by a water main break under the road. The truck's right front wheel became stuck in the hole.

Binnie Myles with the Birmingham Water Works Board says it was a 12 inch water main that broke. It should be fixed by 6 p.m.

No injuries have been reported.

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