03/20/2013 18:09 EDT | Updated 05/20/2013 05:12 EDT

Sinkhole opens on Adelaide Street

A sinkhole has opened on Adelaide Street West, between Peter Street and Spadina Avenue.

The hole, which was first noticed late Wednesday afternoon, is reported to be about 3 metres deep and a metre wide.

Police have closed part of the street to traffic while city repair crews investigate.