By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A sinkhole opened up along a North Baltimore roadway Friday afternoon.

The sinkhole is along the 3100 block of Guilford Avenue, according to city councilwoman Odette Ramos. It is in between the road and the sidewalk.

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Officials are worried the street may collapse and are asking that people avoid the area.

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The city’s Department of Transportation said they have closed off the street and removed all the vehicles from the street so DPW crews can inspect the roadway.

They are investigating whether the weather was the cause.

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CBS Baltimore Staff