Caught on camera: sinkhole opens in Madera

Apr 12, 2016 7:48 PM by News Staff

A large portion of the roadway on Schnoor Avenue, north of Howard Avenue and south of 5th Street, in Madera has collapsed. It is unknown what exactly caused the damage but it is likely due to the recent rains. The street fell into the sewage line. So far about 12 foot by 15 foot section of roadway has collapsed, and it is approximately 15 to 20 feet deep. The roadway is expected to be closed for an extended amount of time for repair.


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