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Massive Chinese sinkhole swallows an entire building complex

Montreal's infrastructure might be crumbling but at least the island isn't sinking like these buildings in China.

Sinkhole swallows buildings in southern ChinaA sinkhole swallows an entire building complex in China's southern Guangdong Province, state media reports. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

State media reports that a sinkhole swallowed the entire complex in the southern province of Guangdong. Workers were building an underground train station for the city of Guangzhou when the hole opened, according to Discovery News.

The video shows a building collapsing into a hole that measured about 30 feet in diameter. The first building fell in the afternoon local time and the second building, shown tipping over and crumbling in the video, sank later in the evening, according to the Telegraph.

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State media is cited widely as saying 300 residents were evacuated from the surrounding area but no one was injured.

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