• Sinkhole cuts off public access to Everett Animal Shelter

    By: KIRO 7 STAFF

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    EVERETT, Wash. - Access to the Everett Animal Shelter is cut off to public drivers, after public works crews discovered a sinkhole early Tuesday morning.

    Smith Island Road at 12th Street Northeast just south of Dagmars Landing, is temporarily closed, My Everett News reports

    Repairs are being made to a failed culvert beneath a roadway. 

    Drivers should expect the street to remain closed for several days.  

    During the closure, the public will not be able to get to the Everett Animal Shelter, Langus Riverfront Park, the boat launch or the trail to Spencer Island. 

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