Large Sinkhole, Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations In Bethlehem
Crews responded to the scene of a large sinkhole with an active gas leak in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Officials say a deliveryman called the fire department early Wednesday morning to report the sinkhole on Hamilton and Elk Streets. Upon arrival, the fire department and gas workers immediately evacuated approximately 20 homes in the neighborhood. Authorities say the residents are being housed at Northeast Middle School while crews work to repair the gas leak.