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Daisetta, Texas: Daisetta Sinkhole

On May 7, 2008, a sinkhole suddenly appeared in Daisetta, grew to be 250 ft. deep and over six acres, still visible and filled with water.

Main St., Daisetta, TX
North edge of town, on the west side of Hwy 770/Main St. About a quarter-mile north of the intersection with Hwy 834E.
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Daisetta, Texas - Are Sinkholes Vacation-Worthy?
Daisetta Sinkhole: The ground opened up on May 7, 2008. The sinkhole now covers six acres, it's an estimated 250 feet deep, and it's filled with groundwater and chemicals. It looks like a small lake, not a giant hole. [05/18/2008] Complete Story...

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