5-Foot Deep Sinkhole Swallows Car in Nashua, NH; Detours Expected - NECN
New Hampshire

New Hampshire

The latest news from around the state

5-Foot Deep Sinkhole Swallows Car in Nashua, NH



    Nashua Road Closed After Major Sinkhole Opens

    Officials are working to fix a large sinkhole that opened in Nashua, New Hampshire. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018)

    A large sinkhole swallowed one car Monday night in Nashua, New Hampshire and prompted the closure of one street through further notice.

    The 5-foot deep hole was discovered on the southbound lane in Main Street, according to officials. Crews have shut down through traffic between Lake Street and Belmont Street as they rush to fix the large hole.

    Officials highly advise commuters to plan for detours on Tuesday.

    The cause of the sinkhole was not immediately clear.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android