Posted on 30 June 2013.
Curious residents stopped on Old Canal Street in Antiquity Cornelius Saturday to check out how the storm affected repairs on a sinkhole that formed in April. The site has been excavated and is awaiting reconstruction. See more photos below from Friday’s storm (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
Public works crews and utility workers across the region are still cleaning up after Friday night’s big storm, which brought high winds and some of the heaviest rain in recent memory. Up to seven inches of rain fell in a couple of hours, flooding streams and even shutting roads, including a section of Gilead Road in Huntersville. The rain further eroded the massive hole on Old Canal Street in the Antiquity neighborhood, where a sinkhole formed in April.
Meanwhile, there’s more rain ahead in the forecast, straight through to Independence Day. Read the full story
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