Officials: Sinkhole caused by weakened drain pipe

About 18 vehicles were damaged on the Garden State Parkway yesterday due to a sinkhole. Officials say the hole formed at around 6 a.m. in

A sinkhole caused by weakened drain pipe

A sinkhole caused by weakened drain pipe (2/22/13)

EDISON - About 18 vehicles were damaged on the Garden State Parkway yesterday due to a sinkhole.

Officials say the hole formed at around 6 a.m. in the far right lane of the southbound Parkway, just before the Driscoll Bridge.

Officials say the sinkhole was caused by an underground drain pipe that separated and weakened the road above it.

Drivers who hit the hole can start filing claims.

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Sinkhole Claims

Anyone with a claim related to the sinkhole, contact:

New Jersey Turnpike Authority

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority : (732) 750-5300, ext 8714

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