WATCH: Giant sinkhole suddenly appears on highway, swallows car killing 6 people

massive sinkhole Crimean highway

The video below shows a massive sinkhole found on Crimea highway. The sinkhole reportedly swallowed a car killing a family of 5 and a friend.

Rescuers and authorities who responded at the scene described the massive sinkhole as a gaping circular hole as almost six meters deep and eight meters in diameter. According to the witnesses of the accident, the sinkhole suddenly appeared at the highway giving too little time for the car driver to veer away from it.

Authorities also added that it's impossible for the car driver to avoid the sinkhole since it was located in an area with no street lamps.