Sinkhole Swallows Citrus Well Drilling Rig

by Michael Mosher on July 29, 2015

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Drilling a well outside a Citrus County home wasn’t supposed to form a huge sinkhole swallowing the drilling rig, but that’s exactly what happened Thursday.

“Things were going pretty good then the ground just gave away,” said neighbor Judd Garvin.

Judd Garvin who lives near the home saw it happen right before his eyes yesterday. On Friday, he and a group of neighbors get to watch a 250-ton crane pull the now bent drill rig out of the 30-feet-deep hole.

Full article…here

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