Monthly Archives: December 2014

Golden Beach, Oregon. December 24th, 2014.

Someone’s getting coal in their stocking tomorrow!!! The Oregon Department of Transportation said travelers can expect a short five minute delay when traveling on Highway 101 near Gold Beach, Ore., after a sinkhole opened up in the road. According to … Continue reading

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Salisbury, Pennsylvania. December 15th, December 2014.

A street collapsed under a garbage truck Tuesday morning in Salisbury Township, forming a 4-foot-deep sinkhole that forced crews to shut down utilities. The garbage truck managed to get over the hole in the 800 block of South 25th Street … Continue reading

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Alhambra, California. December 16th, 2014.

A 10-inch depression in the road turned into a 13-foot hole Tuesday as the city’s engineers were working to fix the intersection of Mission Road and Marguerita Avenue. City engineers did not have a cause for the hole, which started … Continue reading

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Melbourne, Australia. December 15th, 2014.

Homes have been inundated and cars sank into the road after a water main burst in Melbourne’s inner city. Residents were woken by a flood of water early on Tuesday morning as water surged through a residential street in Port … Continue reading

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Basildon, United Kingdom. December 5th, 2014.

A sinkhole has appeared in the front garden of a house in Berkshire. The 10m (32ft) wide and 5m (16ft) deep crater formed outside the family home of Sarah Jenkins, in Upper Basildon, near Reading. Ms Jenkins said: “It’s massive … Continue reading

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San Fransisco, California. December 4th, 2014.

Just in from our senior correspondent Casey: A real sinkhole, a real mess! Some video as well: Whilst a parched California needs all the rain it can get, the recent winter storms were probably a little more rain than they … Continue reading

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