In Palm Beach, Florida, officials warned drivers to “Please pay attention to signs” on Monday after a 4′ x 4′ sinkhole was discovered on Southern Boulevard, just west of the entrance to President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort.
According to a traffic alert issued by the Town of Palm Beach, the sink hole may have formed in the vicinity of a newly installed water main.
The town closed down a lane of traffic and says that West Palm Beach Utilities distribution crews secured the area to do “some exploratory excavation” Monday.
Sinkhole in front of Mar-a-Lago: A 4′ x 4′ sinkhole has formed on Southern Boulevard directly in front of… https://t.co/5xOpmJ8Y2v
— Town of Palm Beach (@townpalmbeach) May 22, 2017
— Billy Corben (@BillyCorben) May 22, 2017
Unfortunately, Twitter users used the incident as a reason to mock the president, with some even blasphemously suggesting God was responsible for the sinkhole.
Actions have consequences, people. pic.twitter.com/r0LOrGBldy
— Slade Sohmer (@Slade) May 22, 2017
A sinkhole just opened in front of President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate https://t.co/vlSlzzwBCP THE ORB DEMANDS SACRIFICE
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) May 22, 2017
Can we get a time stamp on this and the sinkhole opening at Mar-a-lago? pic.twitter.com/n57zX2Ino7
— Schooley (@Rschooley) May 22, 2017
“Give us a sign, God.”
[sinkhole appears in front of Mar-A-Lago]
“Hm, can’t be sure that’s anything.”https://t.co/oTrfQkYBxR
— Full Frontal (@FullFrontalSamB) May 22, 2017
— BikerBecca (@BikerBecca) May 22, 2017
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