Sinkhole closes Eastbourne road

A sinkhole has forced the closure of a busy road in Eastbourne town centre.

Tuesday, 1st August 2017, 2:28 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 10:53 am
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Contractors at East Sussex Highways have closed a large section of Mark Lane while engineers are called in to assess the damage.

Passers-by say the hole is about a foot wide and looks deep.

The road links Cornfield Road and Gildredge Road and is currently closed to traffic.