department of natural resources

department of natural resources

Large sinkhole opens at golf course in Missouri

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A large sinkhole developed at a golf course on Friday (May 22) morning in Missouri, NBC reported. Experts from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources arrived to the scene to evaluate the cause and impact of sinkhole formation at the Top of the Rock Golf Course in Branson, local media said. There were no details of exact size of the sinkhole. Golf course officials said to local media that all safety measures were taken after the sinkhole was found. Sinkholes are not uncommon in Missouri with 15,981 verified in the state, according to the Department of Natural Resources' website.