Florida Man Swallowed Alive In Home On Sinkhole

Submitted by: MrOrange 4 years ago in

With the sinkhole estimated to be 100 feet wide and growing, the man is presumed dead. Other houses are in jeopardy.
There are 16 comments:
Male 1,735
What a waste of time. Did we really need to hear the stupid conversation leading up to the interview. I was hoping this was footage of it happening, at the very F`ing least it should be the house that fell in, so we can know it happened.
0
Reply
Male 17,511
Let`s take a look at the checklist.

Blizzards, Check
Tornadoes, Check
Earthquakes, Check
Super Storm Sandy, Check
Mt. Etna Erupts, Check
Russian Meteor, Check
New `Super Bug`, Check
S. Cali Wildfires, Check
Florida Sinkhole, Check

Yep the world is going apocalyptic.
0
Reply
Female 6,381
That was a stupefyingly dull video. Why not just take a still photo? Or show the interviewee?
0
Reply
Male 567
pooty reporting skills....
0
Reply
Male 41,069
It`s a VERY "slow news day" when the BBC WORLD NEWS covers this story.

ONE guy dies... in a hole... = international news?

This video was unspeakably boring, BUT I thank @MrOrange both for the OP and especially for the "update". :-)

Better than 1/2 the crap posted on IAB...
0
Reply
Male 40,207

I can be said Floridians have sunk to new depths.
0
Reply
Male 2,440
Hopefully the sinkhole will consume the entire state of Florida.
0
Reply
Male 700
That was the most interesting video of the front of a house I have ever seen
0
Reply
Male 3,274
Live by the Florida, die by the Florida.
0
Reply
Male 40,207

@ McThstlpnts - by now I`m sure there is a Facebook page dedicated to them with a link to donate money. They were probaby renters so they could turn a very good profit here.

Profit doesn`t bring back the dead brother, or replace family photos & things like that, but still, it could be a nice chunk of change when they`re done.
0
Reply
Female 1,539
Such a terrible situation...losing a family member and their home in the same night. I wonder if their home owner`s insurance would cover this..or if the city would step in considering it is such a big hole? So very sad...
0
Reply
Male 40,207

I saw this on the news this morning. Very sad listening to the guy who jumped into the hole trying to save his brother. He heard him calling, but couldn`t unbury him.

Very sad.
0
Reply
Female 8,111
Oh bollocks- that not fun.....
0
Reply
Male 2,419
0
Reply
Male 646
sarlacc
0
Reply
Male 2,419
Link: Florida Man Swallowed Alive In Home On Sinkhole [Rate Link] - With the sinkhole estimated to be 100 feet wide and growing, the man is presumed dead. Other houses are in jeopardy.
0
Reply