Structural engineer to assess damage near Huntington Convention Center


CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – A stretch of Lakeside Avenue is closed in downtown Cleveland until further notice.

According to Cleveland police, Lakeside Ave. was closed Monday night from East Mall Drive and West Mall Drive near the Huntington Convention Center due to a possible sinkhole or a structural issue.

FOX 8 learned a large piece of concrete fell in the entrance to a tunnel under the road.

A structural engineer will be on-site Tuesday to assess repairs and safety issues.

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