Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs roadway closed due to massive sinkhole

COLORADO SPRINGS - Old underground mines are believed to be the cause of a large sinkhole that formed on a Colorado Springs roadway on Monday. 

According to the city, Mariposa Street between Mt. View Lane and Magnolia Street is closed to traffic while crews work to repair the sinkhole. 

A spokesperson told KRDO NewsChannel 13 that it appeared early Monday morning in the 3000 block of Mariposa. 

They expect the road to be closed for several more hours. 


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