Category Archives: Top Ten Sinkholes

Merdian, Mississippi. November 6th, 2014.

This is a big  one, lots of video and news stories… Enjoy… Tests are to take place to determine why the ground opened up in a Mississippi city, swallowing 12 cars in a restaurant car park. The large gash, some … Continue reading

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Saskatchewan, Canada.

SHELLBROOK, Sask. – With the installation of a new and bigger culvert, motorists can once again travel on Highway 3, west of Shellbrook, Sask. As the spring melt arrived in the province, the original culvert failed under Highway 3 near … Continue reading

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Orlando, FLorida. August 11th, 2013.

Just in from our Santa Monica correspondent: Dozens of people were forced to evacuate from their resort near Florida’s Disney World when a 60-foot sinkhole caused a section of the resort to collapse Sunday night. Guests at the Summer Bay … Continue reading

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Camp Minden and Bayou Corne, Louisiana. 18th October UPDATE

January 2013 update: ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA (WAFB) – Assumption Parish officials said the most recent bubbling site near the Bayou Corne sinkhole is the biggest pool they have seen yet. Office of Emergency Preparedness workers refer to it as the … Continue reading

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Anderson Township, Ohio. June 22nd, 2011.

A GIGANTIC sinkhole, made far worse by yesterday’s torrential rain disrupts an Anderson business. Plants by Wolfangel has suffered major disruption to business.

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Changchun, Jilin Province, China. May 29th, 2011.

Although technically a bridge failure, I think it’s worthy of note. The media in China is describing it as a sinkhole. Thanks again, for an excellent Chinese sinkhole v vehicle item… The bridge collapsed in the early hours of Sunday … Continue reading

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Beijing, China. April 26th, 2011.

Workers block off the site of a sinkhole which occured overnight on Shiliuzhuang road, in Beijing. A section of the road collapsed beneath a truck, slightly injuring the driver and a passenger, who both jumped out the vehicle before it … Continue reading

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