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2 sinkholes open up on Murfreesboro trail


Two sinkholes have opened up in the same area of Murfreesboro within the last week.

The latest crater opened up along the Gateway Trail and swallowed a lamp post. Crews just repaired a different hole in a nearby lake last week.

The city engineer told the Daily News Journal that the problem could come from a leaking water line between ponds at the Gateway Island off Medical Center Parkway.

A portion of the Gateway Trail is closed until crews decide how to deal with the latest sinkhole.

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