A sinkhole has shut down an intersection in San Francisco’s Richmond District Monday evening, a public utilities spokesman said.
After a water main break ravaged a section of San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood last week, residents continue to deal with the aftermath, including sinkholes caving in under their homes.
“Good hands with Allstate. We didn’t get good hands, we got the finger!” said Allstate policyholder and homeowner Ray Moreno.
Four homes were declared uninhabitable on Saturday near the spot where a water main broke in San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood last week, a city Public Utilities Commission spokeswoman said Monday.
A big-rig truck broke into pieces on Highway 162 in Mendocino County Friday morning after a 30-foot sinkhole opened up in the roadway.
A portion of Marsh Creek Road in Clayton was closed because a sinkhole was starting to form there, according to Contra Costa County’s Public Works Department.
A giant sinkhole in Lafayette may be repaired by Christmas Day as a contractor known for quick emergency repairs has stepped in.
Work crews in Lafayette continued repairs Monday on the giant sinkhole caused by last weekend’s storm. But engineers said the road won’t be permanently fixed for several months.
Two sinkholes were caused by heavy rain from a powerful storm that passed through the Bay Area over the weekend.
A sinkhole in San Francisco’s Haight District partially swallowed a sewage system cleaning truck Monday evening, an incident captured in photos by local blog Haighteration.