A Sinkhole Swallowed Up A Farm In New Zealand – And The Chasm Revealed A Spectacular Sight

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After record rainfall on New Zealand’s North Island in May 2018, a farm worker noticed a sinkhole had formed overnight, but he couldn’t quite see its size until the sun came up. And with the light of day, he realized that the earth had cracked open, creating a fissure that stretched hundreds of feet and swallowed up pasture once roamed by cows.

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