Monthly Archives: March 2011

Santa Cruz, California. March 25th, 2011.

This is Monterey Avenue.  Santa Cruz County Public Works told us the sink hole was caused by a culvert– which was so full of water– it overflowed and eventually made the road above it… collapse. The good news for people … Continue reading

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Ann Arbor, Michigan. March 23rd, 2011.

March 25th UPDATE: March 23rd: The ground collapsed outside the gates surrounding construction of the downtown underground parking structure in Ann Arbor around 3:30 p.m. today. A sink hole could be seen behind the Earthen Jar restaurant, 311 S. Fifth Ave., in … Continue reading

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Corpus Christi, Texas. March 23rd, 2011.

A sizeable sinkhole near the corner of Gypsy and Whitecap Boulevard. The hole looks to be about 12 feet around. Right now, crews with the city street department, along with CCPD are blocking the intersection. Drivers on Whitecap heading towards the … Continue reading

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Cleveland, Ohio. March 23rd, 2011.

Broxton was driving out of the area when the road collapsed beneath him, dropping the left rear of his van onto it’s frame and rendering the vehicle undriveable. “I thought there was a little hole in the street — the … Continue reading

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin. March 23, 2011.

Traffic on North Avenue in the city of Sheboygan is being re-routed due to a sink-hole that occurred there this morning.  Deputy Public Works Director Dave Biebel said a 10-foot section of pavement in the 1500 block sank about a … Continue reading

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Brimfield, Ohio. March 22nd, 2011.

Thomas Deighan has that sinking feeling, watching a landscaping island in front of his Brimfield home disappear into the growing maw of a sinkhole. This latest hole, which developed over the past weekend, is at least 10 feet deep and … Continue reading

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Gosford, New South Wales, Australia. March 21st, 2011.

A giant sinkhole tore open a suburban street after heavy rain infiltrated a sewer main, causing it to fail. The hole first opened up on Sunday afternoon, gradually widening to become an 8m-wide, 6m-deep chasm by yesterday afternoon. SES controller … Continue reading

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