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Menlo Park: Large hole in Sand Hill Road repaired

Original post made on Aug 30, 2012

The intersection of Sand Hill Road and Sharon Park Drive in Menlo Park was closed for several hours Tuesday as crews repaired a large hole that opened up during a construction mishap.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, August 30, 2012, 11:02 AM

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Posted by Ladera Cyclist, a resident of Portola Valley: Ladera
on Aug 30, 2012 at 1:25 pm

The report makes it sound like a mystery! There was a construction 'mishap' and the 'small hole' grew larger.

Seems likely that either someone was given incorrect instructions or they hit some sort of void under the roadway.

It would be nice to actually be told what made the 'small hole' grow to be 12 feet in diameter.

Maybe SLAC was testing an anti-matter beam! :-)


Posted by janet, a resident of Menlo Park: Stanford Weekend Acres
on Aug 30, 2012 at 2:37 pm

Traffic was snarled for hours with helicopters overhead and absolutely no explanation of what was happening


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