Wakefield Elementary To Reopen Friday After Sinkhole
Posted August 29, 2002
RALEIGH, N.C. — A water line break created a road hazard at a Wake County elementary school Wednesday afternoon.
The broken water line opened up the ground at Wakefield Elementary. The sinkhole is about 20-feet-by-20-feet and about 10-feet deep.
No cars or buses have had a run-in with the sinkhole.
School was closed on Thursday, but officials say classes are set to resume on Friday.
Wakefield Middle and Senior High Schools are not affected.