Firefighters on scene of a sinkhole near Connor Road and Sands Road

Sinkhole near Valleyford

SPOKANE, Wash. — Crews from Spokane County Fire District 8 are on scene of a sinkhole near Connor Road and Sands Road.

The sinkhole is approximately 12 feet by 12 feet wide and five feet deep. The visible hole is only one foot by one foot.

County road crews are also on scene and have closed Connor Road.

People are asked to avoid the area.