Sinkhole swallows up vehicle in Rhode Island

CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WPRI) — What appears to be a large sinkhole has opened up on a street in Central Falls.

Photos sent in by Eyewitness News viewers show a pickup truck stuck in the hole, which is located on Hunt Street.

A large water main break appears to be to blame, though water officials say the cause of the break is unknown.

Eyewitness News spoke with the truck driver trapped in the hole and the police lieutenant who helped rescue him.

ReportIt! Photo
ReportIt! Photo

Comments are closed.