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PHOTOS: Sinkhole swallows truck, driver in Excelsior Springs

Posted: 9:22 PM, Jun 05, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-06 03:18:27Z
PICS: Sinkhole traps truck in Excelsior Springs
PICS: Sinkhole traps truck in Excelsior Springs
PICS: Sinkhole traps truck in Excelsior Springs
PICS: Sinkhole traps truck in Excelsior Springs
PICS: Sinkhole traps truck in Excelsior Springs
PICS: Sinkhole traps truck in Excelsior Springs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A truck and its driver were swallowed up by a sinkhole in Excelsior Springs Tuesday.

Excelsior Springs police said that emergency personnel evacuated the driver safely.

The sinkhole opened up on the 1700 block of W. Jesse James Road. 

Officials do not know what caused it.