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Car swallowed by sinkhole in St. George

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Posted at 10:14 PM, Jul 25, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-26 00:24:57-04

ST. GEORGE, Utah — A sinkhole formed in the middle of a street in St. George Monday evening, swallowing about half of a small car.

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St. George Police said the sinkhole formed on 100 South between 800-900 East due to a water pipe breaking. The area is near Utah Tech University.

The front end of a car went into the hole, but nobody was injured.

100 South is closed in the area for the rest of the night; police do not yet know whether it will be reopened in the morning.

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