A sinkhole has collapsed part of the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky, damaging eight cars but not shutting down the building.

Museum spokeswoman Katie Frassinelli said six of the cars were owned by the museum and two – a 1993 ZR-1 Spyder and a 2009 ZR1 Blue Devil – were on loan from General Motors. Bowling Green city spokeswoman Kim Lancaster said the hole opened up at about 5.40am on Wednesday,…