THE VILLAGES, Fla. – A Florida woman called the police, because she thought she heard a prowler. She was actually hearing was the first of a number of sinkholes that have opened in Florida retirement community, moving seven people.
The Villages resident Doris Morrill, says she heard a crackling sound at about 1 pm and Thursday. The suspicion of a prowler, called the police. A few hours later, she heard a crackling sound and saw a crack on the floor of her house. Then she saw the hole opening up outside.
County Emergency Management Director Preston bowling game in which tells the Ocala Star-Banner five sinkholes have opened since Morrill.
Two houses have been convicted and two have been evacuated. Power is out for all four.
Information From: Ocala (Fla.) Star-Banner, http://www.starbanner.com/