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Sinkhole opens up in Waldo, swallows Jeep

Posted at 5:36 PM, Oct 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-05 20:21:42-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A water main break in the Waldo neighborhood of Kansas City has opened up a sinkhole in the street, stranding a Jeep.

City workers were called out around 5 p.m. Friday on the main break near 80th Street and Brookside Road.

Video from SKYTRACKER over the scene showed water gushing out of the street and a red Jeep Wrangler stuck in the roadway.

Officials with KC Water told 41 Action News that a 12-inch main broke.

Stay with 41 Action News for more on this developing story.