SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A car was partially submerged in a sinkhole in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Tuesday evening.

A bystander took photos of the black car stopped on Mission and New Montgomery streets at about 6 p.m.

The front driver’s side wheel of the vehicle, a black Chevrolet, was in the hole in the middle of the road.

Traffic had come to a standstill and emergency crews were on the scene. Muni buses were stopped at the intersection.

A crowd of pedestrians gathered around the intersection, many heading home on their evening commutes.

The car was removed from the hole, but the road remained blocked off Tuesday night.

By Hannah Albarazi – Follow her on Twitter: @hannahalbarazi.

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