Sinkhole Damages Plague Fraser Homes

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-Written by Erik Sargent

Misfortune struck on Christmas Eve in the Michigan town of Fraser and the effects are still being felt, and will continue for months.

A broken sewer line’s failure caused the soil and sand in the area to wash away, creating a sinkhole that spanned roughly 250 feet long and 100 feet wide on 15 Mile Road in Macomb County. Many people in the area of the sinkhole faced flooding in their basement, and a few houses were condemned due to structural failures, with people being forced to evacuate immediately.

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