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San Francisco, California. February 28th, 2013.

Crews are out repairing a 30-foot sinkhole and cleaning up debris caused by a major water main break in San Francisco. On Wednesday morning a massive rush of water and mud damaged a dozen vehicles and almost two dozen homes … Continue reading

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Smithtown, New York. January 15th, 2013.

A water main break on a Smithtown road early Tuesday created a gaping hole that swallowed a sport utility vehicle, Suffolk County officials said. No one was injured in the incident on Mount Pleasant Road. The driver called 911 but … Continue reading

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Fort Myers, Florida. October 20th, 2011.

Luckett Road will reopen to traffic at approximately 6 p.m. on October 20th. The road was closed due to repairs for a water main break. A water main break left a sinkhole near the intersection of Luckett Rd. and Golden … Continue reading

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Santa Clarita, California. August 23rd, 2011.

Road workers labored to repair damage to Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country on Monday after a water main broke at about 4:30 p.m., closing all westbound lanes. A sinkhole 4-feet deep and 15-feet long was formed in the westbound … Continue reading

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Baltimore, Maryland. August 22nd, 2011.

West Baltimore Street remained closed between Hood Street and Summit Avenue on Monday afternoon while workers from the City of Hagerstown’s Water Department worked to repair a 12-inch water main and fill in a sinkhole in the street. The water … Continue reading

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Casalnuovo, Italy. August 11th, 2011.

A special thanks to our european contributor, Waldërn Von Feld. Garbage truck + sinkhole = deadly sinkhole. A deadly accident took place Tuesday night in Casalnuovo, near Naples. A hole with a depth of ten meters and a width of twenty meters opened in the asphalt of Via … Continue reading

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Calgary, Canada. July 7th, 2011.

An early morning water main break seriously impacted the early morning commute for Calgarians on Thursday and caused a massive sinkhole to open up on McKnight Blvd. The sinkhole appear in the two westbound lanes of McKnight Blvd. and 2 … Continue reading

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