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Portion of Edisto Drive in Florence remains closed Wednesday night due to sinkhole

A sinkhole closed a portion of a Florence street on Tuesday. (Source: Audrey Biesk) A sinkhole closed a portion of a Florence street on Tuesday. (Source: Audrey Biesk)

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – A portion of a Florence road will remain closed Wednesday night due to a collapsed intersection.

According to a tweet from the city of Florence, Edisto Drive between Claremont and Hillside will be closed due to the collapsed intersection at Wisteria Drive.

Crews are working to fix a SCE&G gas line that broke, according to Michael Hemingway, the director of utilities with the city. In addition, an 18-inch storm line collapsed and a 12-inch water main line was dislodged.

No neighbors are negatively impacted, except for traffic having to re-route. Crews will resume the repair work Thursday morning.

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