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Published March 12, 2013, 12:00 AM

Mark Mihal

This 2011 cell phone image provided by, shows Mark Mihal, 43, a mortgage broker from Creve Couer, Mo., during a golf outing at the Pebble Beach Golf Links in Pebble Beach, Calif. On March 8, 2013, Mihal fell into an 18-foot-deep and 10-foot-wide sinkhole while playing golf at the Annbriar Golf Course in Waterloo, Ill. Mihal was hoisted to safety with a rope and suffered a dislocated shoulder. (AP Photo/Courtesy of, C.A. Schmidt)
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