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August 3, 2013, Bayou Corne, Louisiana , Oil and debris on the surface of the sinkhole created when a salt cavern mined by Texas Brine Co. failed.
Over the coarse of the year the sinkhole has grown from 3 acres to 24 acres. The residents of Bayou Corne have been under a mandatory evacuation for a year.
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Bayou Corne, Bayou Corne Sinkhole
August 3, 2013, Bayou Corne, Louisiana , Oil and debris on the surface of the sinkhole created when a salt cavern mined by Texas Brine Co. failed.<br />
Over the coarse of the year the sinkhole has grown from 3 acres to 24 acres. The residents of Bayou Corne have been under a mandatory evacuation for a year.