Hole Repair Jams Westbound Route 80 Traffic

UPDATE: Overnight repairs had to be made on a hole that opened on westbound Route 80 in Woodland Park after a drainpipe pipe below it collapsed.

Close-up shows size of the hole.
Close-up shows size of the hole. Photo Credit: Contributed photos

Monday night rush-hour traffic was backed up to the George Washington Bridge.

The crack in the pipe, which connects basins at the median to the right shoulder, created a hole between the two left lanes.

Drivers were urged to take alternate routes.

Contributed photos


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