TIMONIUM, Md. (WJZ) — York Road reopened to traffic just before 7 a.m. Thursday. The entire road was closed just south of EastRoad after a sinkhole opened up in the street Wednesday.
Baltimore County officials said a water main tie-in was broken during overnight construction. They said that’s whats to blame for the massive sinkhole, which crumbled multiple lanes.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Alert Day, Severe Afternoon Thunderstorms
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The sinkhole itself was 8 feet deep, 30 feet wide and 50 feet long.MORE NEWS: Van Hollen Suffered Minor Stroke In Western Maryland Over The Weekend
Crew members worked over night in order to reopen the roads for morning rush hour.