A Massive Sinkhole Threatens To Swallow A Home In Florida

A massive sinkhole threatens to swallow a home in Windermere, Florida, WFTV.com reports.  

The growing depression is now 100-feet wide and 50-feet deep and opened just a few feet from the back of the house, according to officials.  

The residents of the home — two adults, four children, a cat and a dog — have been evacuated to a hotel, while crews work to control the spreading.

Fire rescue officials said the bowl-shaped hole already devoured four trees and a hammock, WFTV writes.  

Here’s a few photos, courtesy of WFTV Channel 9

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