Hidden Sink Hole Swallows Bus
OCEANSIDE, Calif., (UPI) – A broken water main is being blamed for a flood and sinkhole that swallowed a municipal bus in California.
As water flooded several streets in Oceanside, Calif., early Wednesday, onlookers told KGTV-San Diego they saw a bus slowly creeping along. The water hid a treacherous sinkhole and one resident who’d stepped out onto his balcony to see what the commotion was about said he watched the bus pitch forward into the depression.
“You could see the water. You didn’t know it was a sinkhole,” said Kevin Russell, who lives in an apartment complex overlooking the flooded street. “The bus just kind of creeped in and went down.”
The bus driver was the only person on the vehicle. He escaped through a side window unharmed.
UPI - United Press International, Inc. Since 1907, United Press International (UPI) has been a leading provider of critical information to media outlets, businesses, governments and researchers worldwide.
Join the Discussion:
View Comments to “Hidden Sink Hole Swallows Bus”
Comment Policy: We encourage an open discussion with a wide range of viewpoints, even extreme ones, but we will not tolerate racism, profanity or slanderous comments toward the author(s) or comment participants. Make your case passionately, but civilly. Please don't stoop to name calling. We use filters for spam protection. If your comment does not appear, it is likely because it violates the above policy or contains links or language typical of spam. We reserve the right to remove comments at our discretion.
Is there news related to personal liberty happening in your area? Contact us at email@example.com