Highway 118

Police said they helped five motorists who hit a pothole near exit 13 just outside of Halifax. (Google)

Police in Halifax say they were called to help five different drivers who all damaged their vehicles on the same large pothole along Highway 118 in heavy fog Thursday night.

The hole was close to the Waverley exit.

Police stayed on the scene, with their emergency equipment to warn other drivers, from 10:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

They said the Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal came in to patch the pothole.