EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — A giant sinkhole swallowed two vehicles and a fire truck near Hanover, El Paso County officials said.
It happened on Old Pueblo Road near Birdsall Road, prompting a road closure that remained in effect Tuesday afternoon.
Old Pueblo Rd. near Birdsall Rd in Hanover area still closed this morning after sink hole swallowed up 2 cars and a fire truck overnight.
2 Hanover Firefighters & 1 civilian driver seriously injured.
Road crews currently assessing damage and will start cleaning out hole soon pic.twitter.com/0AFlmJVcV5
— El Paso County PIO (@epcpio) July 24, 2018
Two Hanover firefighters and one civilian driver were seriously injured. Officials said road crews are assessing the damage before cleanup.