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PICTURES: Sink hole opens in North Devon

PUBLISHED: 18:45 10 January 2016 | UPDATED: 19:14 10 January 2016

The sink hole spotted at Chappel Hill, Mortehoe. Picture: Dominic Boon

The sink hole spotted at Chappel Hill, Mortehoe. Picture: Dominic Boon

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Reports of sink hole in Mortehoe today (Sunday)

The sink hole spotted at Chappel Hill, Mortehoe. Picture: Dominic Boon The sink hole spotted at Chappel Hill, Mortehoe. Picture: Dominic Boon

Local residents have reported seeing a sink hole open up in Mortehoe this evening (Sunday).

The sink hole was spotted just before 6pm on the road at Chapel Hill.

The cause is unknown.

Eye witness Dominic Boon described the event as ‘pretty interesting’ and said he cleared stones off of the road afterwards.

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