200-metre Sinkhole in Florence

200-metre Sinkhole in Florence

Date: May 25, 2016. Location: Florence, Italy. Coordinates: 43°47′N 11°15′E. Depth: Not very deep.
Hole Dimensions: 182m-long. Cause: Broken pipe.
Florence has a large stretching sinkhole next to the river Arno. Some cars almost sunk into the sinkhole and two buildings were evacuated. Access to the neighbourhood was restricted. The cause was a broken pipe.
Flag of Florence.
Flag of Florence.

A huge sinkhole measuring 200 by seven metres opened up in Florence on Wednesday morning, engulfing 20 parked cars.

The incident occurred at around 6:15am, right in the centre of the Tuscan city, between Ponte Vecchio and Ponte Le Grazie.

Source: www.thelocal.it/20160525/200-metre-sinkhole-swallows-cars-in-central-florence