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Chicago, Illinois. May 12th, 2015.

Here’s the video: http://chicago.cbslocal.com/video?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=11489305 A fire truck on its way back from a call on the city’s far southeast side Tuesday night became stuck in a sinkhole. No one was hurt when pavement beneath the rear end of the ladder … Continue reading

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Chicago Illinois. April 18th, 2013.

A sinkhole swallowed three cars early Thursday in a south Chicago neighborhood. A camera was rolling as the ground gave away and swallowed one of the cars in the South Deering neighborhood of the city. It happened at 9600 South Houston … Continue reading

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Chicago, Illinois. April 18th, 2013

From Brad, our Boston correspondent:     One person was hospitalized after a sinkhole swallowed three cars in the South Deering neighborhood on the Southeast Side this morning. Witnesses said the hole opened up around 5 a.m. at 9600 South … Continue reading

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Chicago, Illinois. August 22nd, 2011.

The sinkhole on the city’s northwest side was 14 feet by 14 feet in size and 12 feet deep. It was so big that a car fell into it and flipped upside down Saturday morning. The driver was rescued and … Continue reading

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Wilmette, Illinois. June 5th, 2011.

The police are looking into it… A small sinkhole has emerged at the corner of Lake Avenue and Locust Road. A Wilmette resident snapped this photo of police examining the erosion Sunday afternoon.

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