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Hermosa Beach Intersection Closed Due To Broken Water Main, Sinkhole

A spokesperson for Hermosa Beach police said calls began coming in at 4:45 p.m. Monday of a sink hole caused by a water main break.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015


Alhambra Streets Remain Closed As Crews Work On 10-Foot Sinkhole

Several streets in Alhambra remained closed Tuesday as crews continue to work on a sinkhole at the intersection of Mission Road and Marguerita Avenue.


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Sinkhole Shuts Down Long Beach Street

Channel Drive was closed Friday evening between Bixby Village Driver and Pacific Coast Highway.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/12/2014

A huge sinkhole opened up Sunday on a street in Oxnard. Officials blamed the recent rain storms. (credit: CBS)

Huge Sinkhole Opens Up On Oxnard Street

The sinkhole, about 20 feet wide, opened at the corner of Ventura Boulevard and Hemlock Street.


A car-sized sinkhole developed in a Burbank intersection following a water main break. (credit: CBS)

Car-Sized Sinkhole Reported In Burbank Following Water Main Break

A water main break in Burbank Sunday afternoon caused a car-sized sinkhole that shut down an intersection


A Laguna Hills street was turned into a virtual river Saturday. (credit: Jorge Navarro/UGC)

Laguna Hills Residents Allowed To Return Home After Major Water Main Break

Authorities reported more than 20 homes had to be evacuated Saturday after a water main break threatened a landslide in Laguna Hills.


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Murrieta Water Main Breaks, Creating 20-Foot Sinkhole

Some Murrieta residents were without water Tuesday after a water main broke, creating a 20-foot-wide sinkhole on a busy street.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

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Flooding From Water Main Break Leaves Threat Of Sinkhole In West Hollywood

A water main break has flooded an area Wednesday morning in West Hollywood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2012

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Simi Valley Intersection Reopened After Water Main Break, Sinkhole

A busy intersection in Simi Valley has been reopened Wednesday after being closed overnight because of a sinkhole and water main break.


Sinkholes, like this one in Studio City in 2011, are popping up with increasing frequency. (credit: CBS)

Major Sinkhole Reported In La Puente

A major sinkhole developed on a normally-busy street in La Puente Sunday as a result of a damaged water main, sheriff’s officials said.


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Sinkhole Opens Up On Rosecrans In Fullerton

Traffic on Rosecrans in Fullerton is grinding to a halt thanks to a sinkhole up to 15 feet deep.


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Sinkhole Shuts Down Street In San Pedro

Officials were circumventing motorists around a sinkhole in San Pedro Monday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/19/2011

A boy is rescued at Sunset Beach. (credit: David Nix)

Lifeguards, Beachgoers Rescue Another Kid Buried In The Sand

For the second time in less than a week, lifeguards and quick-thinking beachgoers had to rescue a youth who got trapped in a beach sinkhole.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/05/2011

Matt Mina told CBS2's Stacey Butler that he was lucky to be alive. (credit: CBS)

Teen Trapped In Sinkhole Talks Exclusively With CBS2

Matt Mina, 17, knows he is lucky to be alive.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/03/2011

Crews Rescue 200-Pound Mastiff From 20-Foot Hole

Crews in San Luis Obispo County have rescued a 200-pound Mastiff dog that fell into a 20-foot deep backyard sinkhole.