Tag Archives: China sinkhole

Shenzen, China. March 27th, 2013.

Amazing video footage A 25 year old man was killed by a sinkhole! CCTV cameras caught the whole thing!!!   A massive sinkhole opened up Wednesday in the southern city of Shenzhen, wreaking havoc at a residential compound and killing … Continue reading

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Harbin, China. 20th August, 2012.

A sinkhole swarm is happening right now in China. China’s northeastern city of Harbin has suffered a sudden appearance of sinkholes this month, triggering a feverish discussion on Chinese social media sites about their cause and what they mean. Around … Continue reading

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Harbin in Heilongjiang province, China. 16th August 2012

Two people were killed and a baby girl was rescued from a gaping sinkhole on Tuesday after an urban road suddenly collapsed in China’s northeast. According to the Chinese news agency Xinhua News, a section of a road in the city of … Continue reading

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Xiang’an District, Xiamen, China. August 11th, 2011.

A big sinkhole appeared without warning at around 12 am Wednesday on a road in Xiang’an District, Xiamen, but no one was injured, reports Strait News. The sinkhole on Zengwu Road near Meidi Yadeng Neighborhood is at least 2 metres … Continue reading

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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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