15-foot sinkhole nearly swallows car in Brooklyn

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BROOKLYN, NY (CNN) — A sinkhole almost swallowed up a car on a New York street.

This 15-foot deep sinkhole opened up Wednesday in Brooklyn.

A car teetered on the edge of the sinkhole. The car’s driver says she and her daughter were in the car just five minutes before the sinkhole opened.

Officials say a sewer main break underground caused the damage.

It will likely take crews a few days to repair.