Tag Archives: Massachusetts

Lowell, Massacheucetts. October 12th, 2011.

A sinkhole estimated to be as big as 25 feet emerged Tuesday night following a water main break in front of a large apartment complex in Lowell. Officials said an 8-inch water main line supporting a fire hydrant outside the … Continue reading

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Worcester, Massachusetts. April 12th, 2011.

A water main break has caused a sinkhole in Worcester, Massachusetts. The sinkhole is about five feet by six feet on Millbrook Street between Byron Street and Merton Street. Witnesses say one car was stuck, but it has since been … Continue reading

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Brockton, Massachusetts. March 8th, April.

Bob Monaghan wakened to a loud boom on Monday morning – then saw an oil truck stuck in a sinkhole on Conant Drive. The truck had been on its way to Monaghan’s raised ranch to fill the oil tank, but … Continue reading

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Staunton, Virginia. March 8th, 2011.

A 30-foot deep sink hole opened in the parking lot at Clifton Knolls apartment complex off Woodlee Road Friday afternoon. “That’s probably one of the deepest I’ve ever seen in this area,” said Staunton Fire Chief Scott Garber. “I worked … Continue reading

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