Sinkhole Nearly Swallows Truck Along Figueroa In South LAThe driver, who was not hurt, says he was driving north in the 9600 block of Figueroa Boulevard on his way home when his truck went into the hole all of a sudden. He said he had seen the water gushing out of the ground, but not the hole.
Water Main Break Floods Major Long Beach Street Under 405 FreewayStudebaker Road was left looking like a lake, and the California Highway Patrol has shut down the offramp from the southbound 405 Freeway to keep people from driving into the standing water.
Large Sinkhole Forms On Sunset Boulevard After Major Water Main BreakLADWP says a 24-inch cast iron water main burst, causing the flood.
Sinkhole Swallows 2 Trucks After Water Main Break Floods South LA StreetsThe flood of water caused a sinkhole to form in front of one home, swallowing at least two pickup trucks. Neighbors feared a third would also go in.
Water Main Break Causes Sinkhole Along Wilshire Boulevard's Miracle MileThe flood of water led to a sinkhole forming on Masselin Street, which has now been blocked off to traffic.
Water Line Leak Keeps Sunset Closed, Beverly Hills Under Water Conservation OrdersSunset Boulevard remained mostly closed Tuesday as crews continue to work on fixing a water line leak.
Water Leak Shuts Down Sunset In Beverly Hills, Prompts Water Conservation WarningThe city of Beverly Hills asked residents, businesses and visitors to conserve water and not water their landscapes for the next seven days.
30-Foot Geyser Shoots Up From Hollywood Water Main BreakThe break was first seen by a neighbor at about 5 a.m. in the 1900 block of Grace Avenue, in the Hollywood hillsides. The geyser continued, with water shooting up as high as 30 feet into the air, until at least 6 a.m., when it was finally shut off.
Cars A Total Loss After Van Nuys Water Main BreakEven after crews were able to shut off the water, it remained ankle deep in some areas. The flood of water also submerged at least two cars parked in an apartment carport nearly to their windows.
Water Main Break Hits Sherman Oaks NeighborhoodThe break in an 8-inch cast iron pipe was reported near Ventura Boulevard and Cedros just after 1 a.m. and sent water flooding into the surrounding streets. LADWP crews are on the scene, working to shut the water down.
Beverly Crest Neighborhood Dry After Water Main BreakThe break was first reported at 1:45 a.m. in the 1500 block of San Ysidro Drive. Water continued to flow two hours later because Los Angeles City Fire crews were unable to shut off the water.