Photos of Sinkhole in New Jersey

A sinkhole opened up in a New Jersey street Monday morning that authorities say was caused by a water main break. The sinkhole swallowed up a car and three homes were evacuated while crews made emergency repairs.

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A sinkhole opens up on Gordon Street in South Amboy, New Jersey, on March 24. Authorities say the cause was a water main break. (Credit: South Amboy Police Department)
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A sinkhole on Gordon street crumbles part of the roadway. (Credit: South Amboy Police Department)
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The sinkhole crumbled part of the roadway and sent a small SUV into the mud. (Credit: South Amboy Police Department)
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The sinkhole sent a small SUV plunging into the mud. (Credit: South Amboy Police Department)
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The sinkhole forced authorities to evacuate three homes. (Credit: South Amboy Police Department)
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