A sinkhole opens on West 7th, nearly swallowing a Lexus

A sinkhole opened at the intersection of West 7th and Carroll Street, nearly swallowing a Lexus. Donald Sherry with the city’s transportation and public works department said the recent rain is most likely the culprit.
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A sinkhole opened at the intersection of West 7th and Carroll Street, nearly swallowing a Lexus. Donald Sherry with the city’s transportation and public works department said the recent rain is most likely the culprit.

Luke Ranker covers the intersection of people and government focused on Fort Worth and Tarrant County. He came to Texas from the plains of Kansas, where he wrote about a lot, including government, crime and courts in Topeka. He survived a single winter in Pennsylvania as a breaking news reporter. He can be reached at 817-390-7747 or lranker@star-telegram.com.

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