Sinkhole swallows car in downtown St. Louis

George Tzokas
By George Tzokas
June 29, 2017US News
Sinkhole swallows car in downtown St. Louis

A sinkhole opened under a car parked on a downtown St. Louis street.

The car dropped into the hole hoodfirst and partially flipped.

The owners found the car underground when they returned from the gym.

A broken water pipe could be seen inside the hole. The water could have contributed to the sinkhole, or the sinkhole could have sheared the pipe.

No injuries have been reported.

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