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Ocala, Florida. June 11th, 2017

A nasty car eating sinkhole in Marion County and swallowed a car whole, according to the Ocala Fire Department. It opened up at around 6 p.m., on Saturday, in the parking lot of a Checkers restaurant in the Gateway Plaza, off … Continue reading

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Ocala, Florida. 26th June, 2012.

A 100-foot-long sinkhole has ripped through the edge of a retention pond in the Fore Ranch subdivision off State Road 200, leading to the evacuation of one townhome building. Ocala police Lt. Tara Woods said city emergency officials ordered people … Continue reading

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Ocala, Florida. October 10th, 2011.

In a nearby sinkhole caused by the same storm a parked SUV fell into another sinkhole. I think this one is very impressive.

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Ocala, Florida. Oct 10th, 2011.

The rain was fast and furious. As Monday morning’s storm — a spinning, hybrid low-pressure system — headed up the spine of the Florida peninsula, it dumped more than 4 inches of rain in Ocala. As the storm passed, Ocala … Continue reading

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