Sinkhole closes Renton's Monster Road in both directions

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A Renton road was closed in both directions after crews discovered a sinkhole Monday.

RENTON, Wash. - A Renton road was closed in both directions after crews discovered a sinkhole  Monday.

Crews shut down Monster Road from Beacon Coal Mind Road to 68th Avenue South/Martin Luther King Jr. Way in unincorporated King County. 

The cause of the sinkhole is unknown. 

Drivers are advised to avoid the streets and consider alternate routes.