Sinkhole opens up in Newtown Township

NEWTOWN TWP., Pa. - September 7, 2011

According to Newtown Township police the a sinkhole has been forming in the southbound lanes of Route 252 just south of Route 3 in front of the Newtown Grill restaurant.

The manager of the Newtown Grill tells Action News the sinkhole has been growing every minute.

PennDOT crews arrived to the scene around 3:30 p.m.

Traffic delays should be expected.

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