Large sinkhole opens up in south-east London

A 20-foot wide sinkhole has opened up on a quiet residential street swallowing up the entire road - and a passing motorbike.Emergency services rushed to seal off Martens Avenue, Bexleyheath after the tarmac caved in about 9pm on Tuesday.It remains unclear as to what caused the rupture in the road.Footage of a large sinkhole that opened up in Bexleyheath, south-east London. No-one is believed to have been injured.Neighbours claimed on social media a motorcyclist didn’t see the huge hole and rode into the crater.

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