The Nanfang / Blog


Huge Sinkhole Appears in Dongguan

Posted: 10/31/2014 10:00 am

massive sinkhole dongguanA huge 70 square meter wide sinkhole appeared in the Changping area of Dongguan yesterday, the second such sinkhole in Dongguan this year, reports Nandu.

Thankfully, no one was hurt, and repairs to fill the hole have already begun.

Earlier this year, a four-meter deep sinkhole appeared on the Dongguan highway to Huizhou. Another sinkhole in Changping appeared on the highway to Huizhou last February, causing injury to four people (seen below).

massive sinkhole dongguanPhotos: Nandu Dongguan, Yangcheng Evening Report

Keep in Touch

What's happening this week in Shenzhen, Dongguan and Guangzhou? Sign up to be notified when we launch the This Week @ Nanfang newsletter.

sign up for our newsletter

Nanfang TV