Friday, July 5, 2013

ABC News on the Toledo sinkhole

ABC News offers an update to Sinkhole in Toledo provides teachable moment with Giant Sinkhole in Ohio Swallows Car, Driver Trapped Inside.

Pamela Knox's car fell at least 10 feet when sinkhole opened an Ohio street.
This video is one I might show to my geology class.  I might also show them Landslides common in Cincinnati from WCPO.

Meteorologist Sarah Walters examines why.

Those actually look like slumps and earthflows, but they'll serve as good examples just the same.

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