BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Buffalo Department of Public Works crews are working to repair a sewer collapse at the intersection of Carolina Street and Tupper Street, city officials confirmed Wednesday night.

A city spokesperson said that traffic will be “affected in and around the work zone area.”

Drivers are advised to use alternative routes.

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