Sinkhole closes ABQ street

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Both the northbound and southbound lanes of 5th street between Tijeras and Copper have been closed due to a sinkhole.

Albuquerque Police have closed the area and drivers should seek an alternative route.

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