Massive sinkhole swallows car in Va.

Massive sinkhole swallows car in Va.
A massive sink hole opened in Woodbridge, taking a car with it. (Source: Diana Orellana)

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WWBT) - A massive sinkhole in Woodbridge will leave a road closed for several days.

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) officials say heavy rain blew out a pipe under Princedale Road Thursday night.

Everything above the pipe gave way, taking a car into the hole.

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) officials say heavy rain blew out a pipe under Princedale Road Thursday night.
Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) officials say heavy rain blew out a pipe under Princedale Road Thursday night. (Source: Diana Orellana)

VDOT will not begin work on the road immediately; the road will remain closed for several days.

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