Tag Archives: Pennsylvania

Allentown, Pennsylvania. June 22nd, 2016.

http://www.wfmz.com/news/news-regional-lehighvalley/man-steps-into-sinkhole-in-allentown-taken-to-hospital/40168072   The 700 block of Walnut Street in Allentown is shut down after a small sinkhole opened up overnight. Firefighters tell us a man was walking on the street when his foot broke through and was stuck in the … 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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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. November 23rd, 2014.

A large sinkhole on a Northampton County street has been filled in but the road remains closed. A home, whose yard and driveway have been mostly swallowed by another sinkhole, remains standing. The first sinkhole opened Thursday night  in the … Continue reading

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. March 10th, 2013.

Doris Jenkins gets a real mother’s day surprise when she realized a sinkhole was forming underneath her Bethlehem Township home. The township was fixing a smaller sinkhole near the sewer lines last week and, before she went to bed Saturday, she noticed … Continue reading

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Rockledge, Pennsylvania. March 7th, 2013.

SINKHOLE SWALLOWS STREAM! Bill Verdon said, there’s been a creek in the area of the Rockledge community in South Londonderry Township. That was until last week, when the small creek began to inexplicably dry up. By Thursday, there was little … Continue reading

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Chester County, Pennsylvania. February 28th, 2013.

More of a well than sinkhole, but an interesting story… From WPVI-TV: http://abclocal.go.com/wpvi/video?id=9011289&pid=9011262 A growing sinkhole in one Chester County neighborhood has a resident worried for his family’s safety. It’s 20 feet deep and about 10 feet wide. And the … Continue reading

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Vintondale, Pennsylvania. September 8th, 2011.

A Chevy sedan is swallowed up by a sinkhole on Fourth Street in Vintondale. Vintondale Fire Company and the state police responded.

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