Brooklyn sinkhole tries to swallow cars

August 3rd, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Brooklyn, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A sinkhole in Brooklyn has hit the news for trying to swallow cars. Brooklyn town has not been known in the past for having disastrous oddities such as a sinkhole. However, in recent days, the town has had more than enough of its share.

The trail of disastrous events in recent days has left the residents of Brooklyn in shock. A few weeks ago, an enormous tree was swallowed up by an 80 feet pit, which opened up hence leaving a trail of destruction. The mess caused was so dirty that the city officials are still working hard to clean up the mess. On Wednesday, another 15-foot pit opened up almost taking a car with it.

Luckily, the owner of the car had just got into the house hence avoided the mess. The owner of the car Annette flood said that she went to get her dog to walk with and when she came back her car was almost in the sinkhole.

The stories of the sinkholes are replicated all over the country. A point in consideration is a Florida family, which has literally watched the land around their home systematically crumbling away. Officials in Brooklyn have reiterated their commitment towards making the streets safe by embarking on an exercise to repair the damage caused.

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