Sinkhole closes portion of road in Portageville, Mo.

Sinkhole closes road in Portageville, Mo.

PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) - The a portion of a road in Portageville, Missouri was closed Monday, Sept. 9 due to a sinkhole.

According to the Portageville Police Department, W. Fifth St. between Meatte Ave. and Lesieur Ave. is closed due to the development of a sinkhole.

The cause of the sinkhole is not clear.

Road closure!!! West Fifth Street between Meatte Avenue and Lesieur Avenue. A sink hole has developed. Please avoid the area.

Posted by Portageville Police Department on Monday, September 9, 2019

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