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Sinkhole opens up in back yard of Plant City home

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A sinkhole opened up in between two homes in Plant City. A sinkhole opened up in between two homes in Plant City.
A sinkhole opened up in between two homes in Plant City. A sinkhole opened up in between two homes in Plant City.
PLANT CITY, FL (WFLA) -

A specialist is being called in to evaluate a sinkhole that opened up in between two homes in Plant City on Wednesday morning.

Plant City Fire Rescue crews responded to the sinkhole around 10:55 a.m.

The sinkhole is located in the back yard of a home at 3517 Trapnell Grove Loop. It extends into a neighboring back yard.

The sinkhole measures 4 feet by 10 feet wide and is five feet deep, according to Jim Wilson who is the EMS Chief at Plant City Fire Rescue.

"It is not endangering homes or businesses," said Wilson.

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