Residents: Construction crew leaves behind 6-foot hole

Homeowners on a block in Canarsie say there's a safety concern on the street.A hole that's about 6-feet deep stretches several car lengths. Neighbors say

CANARSIE - Homeowners on a block in Canarsie say there's a safety concern on the street.

A hole that's about 6-feet deep stretches several car lengths. Neighbors say crews were doing construction for the last two weeks then left it open Friday. It's been there collecting garbage since.

With a school and clinic nearby, they fear the worst may happen.

The Department of Transportation says National Grid is responsible for the hole. National Grid says it needs to check to see if the hole is in fact its responsibility.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: NY Doll Collection showcases new line of dolls for spring
The victims, both males, are 15 and 18 2 The Buzz: East 55th Street shooting
Justin Johnson's mother says her son attended a 3 Brooklyn family still searching for son's killer
4 Brooklyn Sportscast, Feb. 21
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what the most 5 Word on the Street: Traffic congestion

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

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.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE