East Austin road reopens after sinkhole shuts it down

Springdale Road is blocked off from Webberville Road to 12th Street.
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Springdale Road in East Austin has reopened after a sinkhole shut down part of the roadway Sunday afternoon.

According to the Austin Police Department, the road was blocked off from Webberville Road to 12th Street as the city examined the road to determine what repairs need to be made. Austin police said the sinkhole could have been caused by pipes under the road.

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