A sinkhole opened up outside of President Donald Trump, Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach, Fla., Monday morning, the city said.
A 4-foot-by-4-foot hole appeared in the front of the golf club by Southern Boulevard, in the vicinity of a recently installed water main, the town of Palm Beach said in a warning.
Hole opens outside of Mar-a-Lago https://t.co/QRheLDwjv8 pic.twitter.com/LHQf7GTuQp
— WPTV (@WPTV) May 22, 2017
West Palm Beach Utilities for distribution crews secured the area and is expected to do some “exploratory excavation” on a certain time of the day. It is unclear whether the road was damaged when the traffic in the area would be affected.
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BREAKING: Sinkhole near Mar-a-Lago is causing delays as crews work on the scene. https://t.co/9DdtT0qver pic.twitter.com/dKnCo2Rcjk
— WPEC CBS12 News (@CBS12) 22 May 2017
Trump has at least seven weekend trip to Mar-a-Lago since taking office in January. The government watchdogs and Democrats have criticized the president for traveling, to claim each the cost of the taxpayers $3 million.
Trump a meeting with the Chinese President Xi Jinping of the Mar-a-Lago in April.
The president is currently in Israel for his first foreign trip since taking office.