A hole 40 meters deep. The sinkhole in Siemianowice Śląskie has been filled in
In Siemianowice Śląskie, the filling of a sinkhole that occurred on Saturday right at the entrance to one of the blocks at ul. has been completed. Leśna. 13 people were evacuated – residents of one staircase.
In the morning part of Leśna Street was secured and cordoned off with tapes. The fire brigade and the water company were on site. Its employees examined the sinkhole using a camera.
Today, the press office of the city hall said that the hole was up to 80 meters deep. Ultimately, however, it turned out to be 40 meters long – said the building supervision inspector.
As determined, the hole is the result of mining activities. This is probably a post-mining hole.
Tenants evacuated on Saturday can now return home. Leśna Street has been opened.
A crisis management team works at the city hall, which decides on subsequent actions. In the evening with the residents of ul. The mayor of Siemianowice Śląskie is to meet at Leśna.
The residents interviewed by Anna Kropaczek yesterday were very concerned. They want an explanation of how the sinkhole was created and want to know if they can feel safe.