Tag Archives: sinkholes

Pasco County, Florida. November 24th, 2014

The driveway of a home on Torch Street in Holiday appears to have caved in next door to where a sinkhole swallowed a car earlier this month. The depression is the third incident in the neighborhood, where two sinkholes opened, … Continue reading

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Phuket, Thailand. November 10th, 2014.

Officers shut down a road in central Phuket today after heavy rains and flash flooding this weekend caused a large, dangerous sinkhole to form on one side of the road. Part of Rural Road 4008 off Thepkrasattri Road, near Bang … Continue reading

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Raleigh, North Carolina. September 30th, 2014

Crews will close the southbound lanes of Hammond Road at Rush Street Thursday morning in south Raleigh to begin making permanent fixes to a drainage problem that created a large sinkhole in September. North Carolina Department of Transportation officials awarded … Continue reading

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Hartford, Connecticut. January 19th, 2014.

Crews have finished repairing an early morning water main break on Harper Street that caused a small sinkhole in the roadway. The break occurred around 3am Sunday affecting nine multi-family houses in the area. Officials say the front, passenger tire … Continue reading

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Santa Fe, New Mexico. October 10th, 2013.

What started as a small leak that nobody could see, grew and grew until it became a big problem that nobody could ignore. And it left dozens of Santa Fe residents without water, power or a way to get around … Continue reading

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Alberta, Canada. October 10th, 2013.

It only took an hour to demolish a house that had been in the same family for three generations but for the young homeowners, who’d experienced a sinkhole during the June flood, it meant progress in their quest to return … Continue reading

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Dekalb County, Georgia. October 8th, 2013.

Drivers on Interstate 85 south through DeKalb County should expect delays until at least Wednesday afternoon due to roadwork on a large sinkhole. Workers are doing emergency repairs on I-85 just north of the interchange with Clairmont Road, and are … Continue reading

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