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Louisiana sinkhole video goes viral worldwide

Happy Friday morning to you!  Britney Glaser here with a look at what's ahead on today's Sunrise:

*People around the world are getting an inside look at the now 25 acre sinkhole in Assumption Parish.  The video we first brought you on Sunrise Thursday of more trees being swallowed has now gone viral.

*After days of silence, we are hearing from the former president and CEO of Aeroframe about overdue payments for employees.  Find out why Roger Porter says he has lost sleep over the situation with Aeroframe shutting down Lake Charles operations.

*No doubt you've seen salvinia in waterways across Southwest Louisiana in recent months.  We'll tell you why weavels might be the best solution to deal with the invasive weed.

*Looking for something to do this weekend?  From a benefit for a baby with Trisomy 21 in Sulphur to the Family & Youth Festival in Lake Charles and an art party in Iowa - will let you know what's happening across the area.

*Rain chances are on the increase this weekend.  Meteorologist Ben Terry will pinpoint when and where we could see rain in his forecast.

Make it a Sunrise day!

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