NewsLocal News


Sinkhole opens up in Flour Bluff neighborhood

lakeside sink hole.JPG
sinkhole lakeside dr.JPG
Posted at 12:02 AM, Jun 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-06 01:13:47-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Flour Bluff residents are dealing with a nasty street problem. A sinkhole has opened up on Lakeside Drive.

The hole appears to be about two feet wide and about the same in depth. The recent heavy rains may have played a factor in creating or developing the cavity.

Related Article: 6 Investigates: How are street maintenance fees used?

Neighbors tried to place garbage cans around it to keep drivers from hitting it until Corpus Christi Police set up a barrier using a small traffic post. There's no word on whether the City was able to make repairs on Friday.

Related Article: City moving forward with street maintenance program