Shocking moment an Australian family's car is swallowed up by a sinkhole on rural Indonesian road

Mail Online | 7/23/2019 | Kylie Stevens For Daily Mail Australia
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Dramatic footage has emerged of the horrifying moment an Australian family miraculously escaped as their car was swallowed up by a massive sinkhole.

Western Australian couple Michael and Margie Rule, along with 18-month-old son Sebastian were driving around the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta when the road when they were travelling along suddenly gave way.

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Terrifying footage from the incident shows their 1996 Land Rover Defender on the edge of the hole before it falls in and lands upside down.

Luckily, the couple had grabbed their toddler from the back seat and escaped from the car before it was swallowed up by the sinkhole.

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Currently on a worldwide adventure, the Rules have since taken to social media to assure friends and family back home they're all fine.

'We just want to let everyone know that we're all safe and fine in case you've seen any stories or images that look like we had an accident,' a post on Rules of the Road Facebook states.

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The couple recalled the horrifying moment within the comments of the post.

'We all managed to get out before she slipped over the edge,' they wrote.


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