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Broken water pipeline in Hollywood leads to concerns about possible sinkhole

Authorities in Hollywood are dealing with a possible sinkhole thanks to a break in a city water line.
Authorities in Hollywood are dealing with a possible sinkhole thanks to a break in a city water line.

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Authorities in Hollywood are dealing with a possible sinkhole.

Residents of Trafalgar Tower, located at 1400 Ocean Drive, were notified that the city has a broken water pipeline that is causing flooding in the condo’s guest parking lot.

According to the notice, officials are concerned the hole might expand.

Residents were asked to move all vehicles as soon as possible.

Flooding in Hollywood caused by water line break. (WPLG)

The flooding from the broken pipeline spilled onto Ocean Drive, causing the right southbound lane to be blocked.

Officials have not said what caused the line to break or when it is expected to be repaired.


About the Author:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.