Boil water notice issued for Hollywood neighborhood after sinkhole forms

HOLLYWOOD, FLA. (WSVN) - A precautionary boil water notice has been issued for a neighborhood in Hollywood after a water main valve break formed a sinkhole.

City of Hollywood officials took to Twitter to inform residents of a water main valve break occurring along the 3200 block of North Ocean Drive on Monday night.

Those residing in the area of A1A between New Mexico and Harding Street have been advised to boil their water until further notice.

Utility crews finished their repairs to the 6-inch valve at around 1 a.m. and officials said water has been fully restored to the impacted area.

The valve break is said to have caused a sinkhole to form.

Roads were closed in the area as crews worked to fill and patch up the hole, but as of Tuesday afternoon the repairs have been completed.

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