Wyoming fixes nuisance sinkhole

A sinkhole in Wyoming was fixed. (Aug. 20, 2014)

WYOMING, Mich. (WOOD) — A sinkhole that Wyoming neighbors say they complained about for months has been fixed.

A sinkhole in Wyoming. (Aug. 18, 2014)
(The sinkhole. Aug. 18, 2014)

The hole, which was more than two feet wide, was near a catch basin grate on 41st Street between Division and Buchanan avenues. Neighbors concerned a child may fall into it told 24 Hour News 8 Tuesday they had been complaining about it since late May or early June.

Fewer than 12 hours after 24 Hour News 8’s story aired Tuesday night, the city sent a crew to fix the problem.

Neighbors said city workers were on their street around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday filling the hole.

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