Derbyshire girl, 7, rescued from suspected 25ft sinkhole

Shuttlewood sinkhole. mum Janine and daughter Daisy-Mae 7.

Shuttlewood sinkhole. mum Janine and daughter Daisy-Mae 7.

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A young girl is lucky to be alive after plunging 25ft into the earth when a hole opened in a field near her home.

Daisy-Mae Jones, 7, miraculously walked away with just cuts and bruises after falling down the hole while playing with friends on Bentinck Road, Shuttlewood.

Describing the horrifying ordeal, mum, Janine Jones, said: “Her friends came to tell us what had happened but the grass in that field is tall and thick, so it took a while to find her.

 

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