WATCH: Man looking down at phone falls into hole

Posted at 4:12 PM, Aug 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-21 16:13:29-04

A man riding a motorbike crashed into a sinkhole shortly after it appeared on a street in Beihai city, China on Thursday.

Footage released by state broadcaster CCTV showed the man looking at his phone shortly before crashing into the hole.

The sinkhole appeared as a result of a street collapse.

The man was not seriously hurt according to CCTV.