Giant Sinkhole Swallows Corvettes in Kentucky: 9 Other Crazy Sinkholes

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Like many of you, we took one look at Wednesday's news about a gigantic sinkhole swallowing 8 Corvettes in Kentucky and thought "Thank God we don't live anywhere near any such gigantic, scary sinkhole." Well, at least, we're pretty sure we don't. That's the most terrifying thing about sinkholes — they tend to creep up on people. You're just driving along minding your own business, and the next thing you know ... the side of the street has been swallowed by a giant abyss.

Here are nine other truly terrifying (but weirdly mesmerizing) sinkholes.

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