Officials: “Event” has occurred at giant sinkhole — Surface appears covered in thick black oil (VIDEO)
Title: Sinkhole Event
Source: Assumption Parish Police Jury
Date: Nov. 27, 2012 at 3:55p ET
An event occurred at the sinkhole around 11:30 pm today which is being considered as a “burp”.
Vegetative debris and hydrocarbons came up from below the sinkhole.
A few trees in the southwest corner did fall in however most of the debris came from below the sinkhole.
Texas Brine removed all crews from the sinkhole and is checking the boom surrounding the area to make sure everything is in tact [sic].
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