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There's a 13-foot sinkhole on the railway track at Forest Hill

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Isabelle Aron
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It's been a bit of a rough time for commuters using Southern Railway trains lately. Not only have they been subject to months of delays and cancellations because of an ongoing RMT dispute, but things have just got even worse thanks to a 13-foot sinkhole that's opened up on the railway track at Forest Hill.

The hole has been caused by a large drainage pipe, which collapsed yesterday. Southern and Thameslink services into and out of London Bridge have been disrupted since yesterday, and Southern Railway has announced that the line at Forest Hill will be closed until tomorrow. It's caused chaos for hordes of commuters and, naturally, they've taken to Twitter to air their grievances:

Still, the lack of trains is the perfect excuse to 'work from home' and enjoy the sun. Every cloud and all that.

Get updates on the situation on Southern Railway's website

It could be worse (maybe) – remember when this guy's car got swallowed up by a sinkhole?

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