I think it meant to say that they were able to escape (it looked to me like they all ran fast enough to be able to not fall down that hole).
I'm pretty sure 220.127.116.11 is a vandal. Edit
There's this dude running around replacing/adding stuff about the f-word to pages, as well as making a whole page about it. you probably won't do this, but i'd like him blocked please. Thank you.