PICTURES: Sinkhole appears on Doncaster road

Emergency repairs are underway after part of a Doncaster road collapsed this morning.

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 1:07 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 1:15 pm
Radburn Road, in Rossington, has a temporary road closure after a sink hole appeared in the carriageway. Picture: Marie Caley.
Radburn Road, in Rossington, has a temporary road closure after a sink hole appeared in the carriageway. Picture: Marie Caley.

The damage in Radburn Road, Rossington, has led to the road being closed off and buses being diverted.

A spokesman for Doncaster Council said workers hoped to temporarily repair and reopen the carriageway today before launching an investigation into the cause of the collapse.

Radburn Road, in Rossington, has a temporary road closure after a sink hole appeared in the carriageway. Picture: Marie Caley.

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The road is closed between the junctions of Bond Street and Grange Lane and Travel South Yorkshire said bus services 55 and 56 were using Central Drive as a diversion route.

Radburn Road, in Rossington, has a temporary road closure after a sink hole appeared in the carriageway. Picture: Marie Caley.
Radburn Road, in Rossington, has a temporary road closure after a sink hole appeared in the carriageway. Picture: Marie Caley.
Radburn Road, in Rossington, has a temporary road closure after a sink hole appeared in the carriageway. Picture: Marie Caley.