Sinkhole in Whitworth

Date published: 17 May 2019

A sinkhole appeared on Market Street in Whitworth on Tuesday (14 May).

The sinkhole, near the junction of Thornylea, below the Co-op, occurred during the evening and has been blocked off by Highways.

It is unknown how long repairs will take.

Lancashire County Council has been contacted for comment.


The sinkhole as it appeared on Tuesday 14 May
The sinkhole as it appeared on Tuesday 14 May


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