Woah! That’s gotta be a pretty significant sinkhole to take on a a giant CDTA bus.
A watermain break at the corner of 4th and Federal Street is wreaking havoc on traffic near the Green Island Bridge in Troy. A massive sinkhole formed in the road and a CDTA bus became its victim – getting stuck in the hole.
Water can be seen gushing out all over the street as the bus remains stuck. An observer says one person was helped off the bus by the Troy DPW. Photos and video of the situation can be seen below.
Breaking — Major water main break/sink hole at 4th and Federal St in Troy. A @CDTA bus is stuck in the hole, one passenger was escorted from the bus by city DPW crews. @WNYT pic.twitter.com/Nweq35lLft— Kevin Montano (@KevinMontano) March 17, 2023
Detours have been set up in the area as crews try to fix it, but they tell anyone approaching the area to expect delays.
⚠️TRAFFIC ADVISORY⚠️ TPD, TFD and @TroyCityHall are on scene of a water main break on 4th Street at Federal Street. Expect delays in the area while repairs are made. 4th St & 3rd St are closed between Fulton/Federal. pic.twitter.com/1XVlioxaMy— Troy Police Department (Troy, NY) (@TroyNYPolice) March 17, 2023
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feature photo: Kevin Montano, Twitter Video