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Motorists in China have a quick-thinking traffic cop to thank for narrowly avoiding a massive sinkhole, which swallowed a road in a matter of minutes.

Huge sinkhole swallows road in matter of minutes | China
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Drivers were diverted when the officer noticed cracks in the road before the entire portion of the Zhejiang Province intersection collapsed Thursday.

Road Collapses Into Cave In Hangzhou City, East China
Traffic police detected a long crack on the road surface and soon after that the road collapsed, creating a pit more than two metres deep.

Sinkhole 'appears in busy China road
Surveillance cameras have captured the moment a sinkhole opened up in a busy road, China's state broadcaster reports.
The footage shows an officer diverting traffic around a crack in the tarmac, apparently just minutes before part of the road collapses
Anyone who goes to a psychiatrist should have his head examined.