Louisiana Sinkhole Raises Fears of Expansion

400-foot deep hole in Assumption Parish swallowed the boat of two cleanup workers.
3:00 | 08/29/12

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-- -- -- -- sinkhole has turned her life threatening its two man cleaning up a small diesel spill were subject to drowning. Went missing hold from -- more than fifty feet. There was close -- and has been on. We'll make us reassess that cleanup operations. There -- and activities on our side. Officials are conscious of the fact a whole was growing. It now -- almost. 300 feet wide and 300. 33. Near -- all future missions until the ground -- -- stable. Probably quite some time before we feel comfortable low and that happened again. Area right -- with his team and neighbors and packing up their belongings. -- -- -- and -- -- We kind of -- some bags packed we have some civil valuable papers -- -- kind of ready to go on short notice if we have to the area is on constant watch by your monitors notes -- -- action is necessary. -- The clean -- activity that it needs to be done but of course we need. Life and health needs to be protected first.

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