We’ve all seen the astonishing images on social media of giant chasms that suddenly appear out of nowhere. But these freak abominations can happen just about anywhere and at any time, without warning or prediction. But for being so completely random, they can sure seem … targeted. A few years ago, Floridian Jeffrey Bush was sleeping in his home when a sinkhole opened directly under him. And on Nov. 30th, a pedestrian was swallowed by a sinkhole which opened beneath his feet, while waiting to cross the street with some of his friends:
You bet this is a terrifying moment. Imagine you are walking on the street and all of a sudden the paving stones give way sending you several meters under the ground. One of my worst nightmares!