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Sinkhole spotted on South LeHomme Dieu Drive

A 1.5 foot sinkhole was spotted on South LeHomme Dieu Drive in Alexandria Tuesday evening. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)1 / 2
The sinkhole's depth on South LeHomme Dieu Drive in Alexandria was difficult to determine with debris obstructing the opening. (Echo Press photo by Crystal Dey)2 / 2

A concerned citizen reported a sinkhole between residences at 110 and 114 South LeHomme Dieu Drive in Alexandria Tuesday evening. The Alexandria Police Department coned off the area around an approximately 1.5 foot caved-in section of pavement on the south side of the street.

Crystal Dey

Crystal Dey is a staff reporter for the Echo Press. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey worked for newspapers in North Dakota, Florida and Connecticut before returning to her home state to join the Echo Press in October 2011. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Staff Reporter Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.

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