Sinkhole opens on I-4 exit ramp in Maitland - Fox29 WFLX TV, West Palm Beach, FL-news & weather

Sinkhole opens on I-4 exit ramp in Maitland

picture by WESH, NBC NEWSCHANNEL picture by WESH, NBC NEWSCHANNEL

A sinkhole opened up on a Florida interstate exit ramp Monday afternoon.

It happened on the eastbound I-4 off ramp to Maitland Boulevard, Orange County Fire Rescue tweeted.

The sinkhole is about 15 feet wide.

A driver tried to avoid the hole but part of the vehicle got stuck,WESH.com reported.

The depression is near an interstate construction site where drilling is taking place, according to media reports.

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