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Location: MD Route5 Between Margaret Brent Middle School and Morganza Turner Road

Troopers are currently on scene in the area of MD Route 5 between Margaret Brent Middle and Morganza Turner road with two large sinkholes in the roadway. The roadway is completely impassable. SHA / SOC has been contacted and has advised they do not have a timeframe available for setting up a more permanent road blockage.

Troopers will remain on the scene to prevent any vehicles from driving into the area. St. Mary’s ECC has been notified of the closure.