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Search called off after US man swallowed by sinkhole

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Rescue workers announced they have halted their search for the body of a man whose bedroom was swallowed up by a sinkhole in a Florida town. 

Police and rescuers stand outside the home of Jeff Bush after he was consumed by a sinkhole while lying in bed, March 1, 2013 in Seffner, Florida. Rescue workers announced Saturday they have halted their search for the body

The hole opened up in the Tampa suburb of Seffner late Thursday, shattering the concrete slab on which Jeff Bush's four-bedroom home rested. Rescuers were unable to make contact with Bush, who was presumed dead.

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