Water main break, sinkhole in Fairfax County

A sinkhole in the 3800 block of Acosta Drive.
A sinkhole in the 3800 block of Acosta Drive.

Fairfax County Police said there is a water main break and subsequent sinkhole in the 3800 block of Acosta Drive.

The road is being fixed but drivers should avoid the area. Police said the road may be closed for five to eight hours.

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Dana Hedgpeth is the Washington Post’s lead reporter in covering the Metro rail and bus systems in the D.C. region and the Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority (WMATA) that runs them.
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