Sinkhole closes eastbound lanes in section of Rice Road in Tyler

Published: Dec. 1, 2022 at 5:34 PM CST

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Tyler police said the eastbound lanes in the 100 block of Rice Rd. from Old Bullard to S. Broadway are closed due to a possible sink hole.

Crews are currently on scene trying to correct the problem. On Friday morning, the city said crews estimate the repairs to take up to 72 hours.

Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes until further notice.