Hole takes cars - level 2

Hole takes cars - level 2

21-02-2014 11:00

Security camera footage captured a shocking moment. A sinkhole swallowed eight rare cars at a museum in Kentucky, USA.

The incident happened last Wednesday. Luckily, nobody was injured. The sinkhole was around 12 metres wide and around 9 metres deep.

Part of the museum where the sinkhole is will be closed to the public. Officials will investigate the incident.

Difficult words: footage (video), swallow (to make something go down), public (people who come to visit), official (somebody who is in a position of authority).

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