Sinkhole

A sinkhole formed at the intersection of Lake Street and Second Avenue in San Francisco's Richmond District on May 6, 2013. (CBS)

Sinkhole Closes Intersection In San Francisco’s Richmond District

A sinkhole has shut down an intersection in San Francisco’s Richmond District Monday evening, a public utilities spokesman said.

05/06/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Lee Meets With San Francisco Residents Devastated By Water Main Break

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.

03/06/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Allstate Denies SF Homeowners’ Claims In Water Main Break

“Good hands with Allstate. We didn’t get good hands, we got the finger!” said Allstate policyholder and homeowner Ray Moreno.

03/06/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Homes Red-Tagged In Area Around San Francisco Water Main Break

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.

03/04/2013

A sinkhole on Highway 162 near Covelo (Mendocino County Sheriff)

Sinkhole Swallows Pieces Of Passing Semi In Mendocino County

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.

12/21/2012

A sinkhole on a road in Clayton.  (CBS)

Sinkhole Closes Road In Clayton

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.

12/18/2012

A storm caused a 20-foot sinkhole to form along Mountain View Drive in Lafayette on December 2, 2012. (CBS)

Emergency Contractor Takes On Huge Lafayette Sinkhole

A giant sinkhole in Lafayette may be repaired by Christmas Day as a contractor known for quick emergency repairs has stepped in.

12/11/2012

A storm caused a 20-foot sinkhole to form along Mountain View Drive in Lafayette on December 2, 2012. (CBS)

Lafayette Officials Say Permanent Sinkhole Fix Will Take Months

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.

12/03/2012

A storm caused a 20-foot sinkhole to form along Mountain View Drive in Lafayette on December 2, 2012. (CBS)

Bay Area Storm Causes 2 Giant Sinkholes, Swallowing Roads

Two sinkholes were caused by heavy rain from a powerful storm that passed through the Bay Area over the weekend.

12/03/2012

A sinkhole nearly swallows a utility truck in San Francisco.  (Photo Courtesy: Haighteration.com)

Sewage Truck Falls Into SF Haight District Sinkhole

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.

11/27/2012

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