Sinkhole opens up along Broadway on Lower East Side

Posted: 7:17 AM, Jul 13, 2015
Updated: 2015-07-13 07:17:34-04

LOWER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — Officials are on the scene of a water main break on the Lower East Side of Manhattan where a sinkhole has opened in the street, FDNY said.

The break happened in front of 221 East Broadway, between Clinton and Montgomery streets.

The incident is affecting traffic in the area.