Sinkhole develops on 3rd Ave. S. near Regions Field

Sinkhole develops on 3rd Ave. S. near Regions Field

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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

A sinkhole has developed in downtown Birmingham close to Regions Field.

The hole is on 3rd Avenue South near 16th Street South. A Birmingham city engineer says the opening is about 12 feet deep. The width is unknown.

Part of 3rd Avenue South runs near Regions Field, and this section will  be closed for a few days as crews work on the sinkhole.

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