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Two injured when sinkhole appears on Bossier City road

Courtesy DOTD
Posted at 10:57 PM, Oct 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-11 01:33:04-04

DOTD and the City of Bossier were on scene today assessing the cause of a roadway failure after a road caved in.

The Shreveport Times reports that two people that were in a vehicle wer etaken to a local hospital after falling into the hole.

They had non-life threatening injuries.

The incident occurred about 2 pm on East Texas Street.

A DOTD spokesperson told the Times that "there's water flow occurring where it shouldn't," and said crews were on scene to figure out if the failure is related to city sewage work done in the area recently.

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