In Chongqing in China, the guardian angel of two pedestrian was clearly at work this morning, that the sidewalk on which they walked collapsed under their feet.
They have a fall of several metres and are found among the debris of concrete and earth.
It took several minutes for firefighters to get them out of the hole.
Fortunately, they were injured only slightly, but were transported to the hospital as a precaution.
According to local media, the subsidence would have been caused by the torrential rains that batter the region during the past few weeks.