Garbage Truck Falls Into Sinkhole in North St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The driver of a garbage truck is uninjured after the truck he was driving fell into a sinkhole in north St. Louis.

The incident happened about 6:45 a.m. in an alley between 1400 block of Angelica Street and Newhouse Avenue. The driver was taken to hospital as a precaution.

It wasn’t clear what caused the sinkhole, and hours later, officials were still trying to figure out how to remove the truck.

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