Video: Sinkhole swallows trees in Bayou

Posted at 5:16 PM, Aug 22, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-22 19:16:34-04

A video of a Louisiana sinkhole went viral on reddit as thousands of people watched a dozen mature trees just seemingly disappear to sink into the water.The video was filmed on Wednesday in the Assumption Parish in Southern Louisiana. According to the Advocate, this sinkhole has been growing since this time last year, after a salt dome failure deep underground.