Monday, April 4, 2016

GEOLOGICAL UPHEAVALS: Massive Sinkhole And Giant Cracks Open Up On Bangkok Motorway - Days After Similar Collapse Swallows Truck On The Same Road; Deep Cavern Stretched Almost 400 FEET; Opened Up On The Road Out Of The Blue! [PHOTOS]

The road collapsed, revealing a huge 13ft deep sinkhole. YouTube.

April 4, 2016 - BANGKOK, THAILAND - The deep cavern which stretched almost 400ft (120 metres) opened up on the road out of the blue

This was the shocking scene on a motorway after the road suddenly collapsed revealing a huge 13ft deep sinkhole.

The deep cavern which stretched almost 400ft (120 metres) opened up on a road north of Bangkok in Thailand.

It comes just days after a truck overturned after being pulled into a similar crack in the road a few days earlier.

Authorities have closed the road indefinitely and inspectors have reported finding small cracks at various point along the carriageway.


The deep cavern stretched almost 400ft. YouTube

It comes just days after a truck overturned after being pulled into a crack in the road. YouTube

Thitinan Charoen-ard, chief administrator of Sananlak municipality led officials on a inspection of the area.

She said the water level at a nearby canal had fallen significantly and could be related to the collapse.

A road gang and earthmoving machinery had been sent to the area to repair the collapsed section of the road on the eastbound section of the road, she said.

Although traffic was still using the opposite carriageway, heading west. - Mirror.





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