A sinkhole measuring 30ft deep has opened up on the driveway of a house, swallowing a parked car in Walter's Ash, Buckinghamshire.
According to Bucks Free Press, watch manager Stuart Grosse said: “We get few calls of this nature, mainly in the south of the county. Historically, holes have appeared in the area due to clay mining.”
Firefighters were called to the incident early this morning, and have since placed a cordon around the house.
The matter has been passed to Wycombe District Council to decide what steps to take next.