Video Shows Two People Swallowed by Sinkhole in South Korea

Nation/World

A man and woman were swallowed by a sinkhole in South Korea. (Credit: YTN via CNN)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

A man and a woman were swallowed by a sinkhole just moments after stepping off a bus in South Korea.

Video showed the two people exiting the bus and walking across a patch of tiles, which suddenly gave way beneath them.

As other passengers looked on, the man and woman disappeared into a sinkhole nearly 10 feet deep, CNN reported.

Both were treated at an area hospital, but they were not seriously injured, according to CNN.

Correction: An earlier version of this report incorrectly stated the man and woman fell into a sinkhole on a station platform after stepping off a train. The story has been updated to reflect the change.

Most Popular

Latest News

More News

KTLA on Instagram

Instagram

KTLA on Facebook

KTLA on Twitter