According to Daily Mail, Joanne Cullen was swallowed by a sinkhole while visiting her parents’ burial plot. She was fixing a wreath when she fell forward, smashed her head on the tombstone. She had to grab onto the sides of the tombstone as she sunk deeper into ground. Cullen said incident left her traumatized and she can no longer visit the grave.
The woman fall “caused her to fall forward and smash her head on the tombstone,’ Joseph Perrini, Cullen’s attorney told the New York Post, adding that Cullen had cracked a tooth in the process.
Now Cullen is suing the cemetery for $5million over the December 2016 incident.