Man falls into sinkhole in Cypress Hills

BROOKLYN - ? Crews are repairing a sinkhole in Cypress Hills after a man fell into the 6-foot deep sinkhole yesterday.

The sinkhole is near 440 Schenk Ave. The 23-year-old man fell in when the street collapsed.

A family member says the asphalt simply gave in.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A fast-moving fire killed five people, including three 1 3 children among victims in New York City house fire
News 12 talks to viewers about how dating 2 Word on the Street: Dating apps and self-esteem
The New York City nonprofit Guardian Angels stepped 3 Guardian Angels increase patrols in Coney Island
4 Neighborhood Brief for April 23
News 12 takes to Facebook to discuss the 5 The Buzz: Calm weekend in Coney Island

advertisement | advertise on News 12


Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.