10 Jaw Dropping Road Collapses, Sinkholes And Landslides Around The World

These disasters are occurrences that are shocking !, some of them are as a result of man’s mistakes, the others are caused by inevitable natural events.

Let’s see some of the, in no particular order .

Utah Landslide

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In April 2013,165 million tons of debris moving as fast as 100mph crashed in Utah.

 

Landslide, Nigeria

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In 2013 a terrible landslide occurred in Calabar ,Cross River state ,Nigeria .There were 9 recorded deaths.

Oso Landslide, Washington

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Around 10:37 a.m. on March 22, 2014, residents of Oso, in Washington witnessed a terrible landslide that caused the death of about forty-three people .

Rolls Royce In A Sinkhole, China

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On the third day of October 2017, a sinkhole, six feet deep appeared from nowhere and swallowed this £500,000 car.Luckily no one was hurt.

Giant Sinkhole, Japan

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In November 2016 a giant sinkhole appeared on a road in Fukuoka city in the southern island of Kyushu.Thankfully there were no recorded injuries or deaths.

Collapsed Bridge, Arizona

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On July 20 2015, this bridge in the elevated section of Interstate 10 in Arizona collapsed after a heavy storm.

Collapsed Bridge, Johannesburg

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On the 14th of October 2015, a bridge in Johannesburg, South Africa collapsed killing 2 people and injuring 20  .

Minneapolis Bridge Collapse

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On the first day of August 2007 a bridge over the Mississippi river collapsed .13 people were killed, 145 more were injured

 

Bridge Collapse, China

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This bridge over Yitong River in Changchun city, the capital of Jilin province in Northeast China, gave way on May 29 2011.Two people were injured.

Giant Sinkhole, St. Louis

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In June 2017, folks returning from a gym in St. Louis found their car like this.They were quite lucky ! .

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