Sinkhole closes Chicago street, snarls traffic

May 16, 2008 8:19:17 PM PDT
Crews plan to work around the clock to repair a large sinkhole that's closed a South Side street.The problem is on 67th near Ellis.

A water department spokesperson says there are a number of pipes below the street and one is leaking.

The water department hopes repairs can be completed sometime Saturday. For now 67th Street is closed between Woodlawn and Cottage Grove.