Monster sinkhole swallows house and gardens in Vietnam

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Hundreds of people living in Hoa Lac village (Tien commune, My Duc District, Hanoi) rushed out of their homes after hearing a terrifying noise outside.

There they discovered a monster gap of 10 meters in diameter and 7 meters deepth that swallowed the main road. The Death Pit!

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The giant sinkhole opened up at around 8:30 am.

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It swallowed a house and injureda few residents. No one died in this terrifying event.

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Initially the sinkhole was only 1 meter in diameter.

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Now it has swallowed parts of a house and could expand more, thus panicking residents living around.

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Five households have been affected by this natural disaster.

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Gardens, courtyards, auxiliary buildings (bathroom, toilet) and a house have been swallowed. Other buildings have cracks in the walls.

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In 2016 and 2010, similar events occurred just 100 meters away. Moreover, some gigantic holes also formed in the fields around the village.

The soil is most probably oversaturated with water. A stream was flowing through the village a few years ago and may have eroded the ground.

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