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Firefighters rescue Henrico woman from sinkhole

SINKHOLES in #RVA. I need an explanation of these SINKHOLES happening across the nation.

WTVR.com

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HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) — Henrico firefighters have left yellow tape around a West End sinkhole after a homeowner says Wednesday that it was about as big as a Coke can — but that it seemed to grow by the hour.

The hole is now 30 inches in diameter, and 4 ½ to 5 feet deep. But it expands to about 16 feet across underground, going towards the foundation of the home.

Firefighters rushed to Brigham Road in Henrico’s West End where Howard Young’s daughter was trapped. A neighbor said loose dirt had filled in around her up to her waistline and that her father was shouting for help.

“She looked in the hole and slipped in,” said Young. “I couldn’t get her out.”

When Henrico firefighters arrived they made quick work of the rescue.

“In about 5 minutes we were able to extricate her but she…

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