Watch a Louisiana Sinkhole Swallow Trees Whole

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Aug. 23 2013 3:31 PM

This Sinkhole Is Swallowing Trees Whole

Eerie video from the site of a 24-acre sinkhole in rural Louisiana.

In Assumption Parish, La., a 24-acre sinkhole prompted the evacuation of 350 rural residents last year. The video above shows why.

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