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Car swallowed by sinkhole in parking lot outside Town Fair Tire

PORTLAND, Maine — A car was swallowed by a sinkhole in the parking lot of a Town Fair Tire on Wednesday.

Photos showed the frontend of a black Honda Civic lodged in the sinkhole at Town Fair Tire’s location in Portland, Maine.

The car was not occupied at the time of the incident, WGME-TV reported.

Officials say a broken water main is the likely cause of the sinkhole.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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