Around 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Scan BC announced that a burst water main at a construction site on Johnson at Cook Street had resulted in a collapsed sidewalk.
Vehicles in danger of falling into the sinkhole were towed away as a precaution.
Victoria Police have temporarily shutdown the construction and blocked off traffic to the area.
This story will be updated as more information is released.
— Oak Bay News (@OakBayNews) December 29, 2017
— Scott Cunningham (@CTVNewsScott) December 29, 2017
#Victoria crews are responding to the area of Cook/Johnson for a burst water main and sidewalk collapse. Towing nearby vehicles so they don't fall into the hole.
— ScanBC (@ScanBC) December 29, 2017