Bloomington Man Recovering After Falling into 'Sinkhole'

Updated: 05/13/2013 6:12 AM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart



A man is recovering after he fell into a sinkhole in Bloomington Sunday morning, according to authorities.

Commander Vic Poyer of Bloomington Police Department said the man fell about seven feet into the hole while he was on a walk with his wife and dogs.

The incident happened around 8:45 a.m. near the intersection of W 102nd St. and Scarborough Road.

The man injured his shoulder and eye, according to Poyer.

Public Works is investigating.