Massive sinkhole swallows up pickup truck in Excelsior Springs parking lot

Photo courtesy Excelsior Springs Police Department

EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. — Excelsior Springs police are investigating after a massive sinkhole swallowed a pickup truck Tuesday night.

The sinkhole formed in a parking lot off of West Jesse James Road in Excelsior Springs.

According to police, the truck was occupied at the time, but the driver was safely evacuated.

The cause of the sinkhole is unknown at this time.