Section of Diaz Road closed due to sinkhole

A sinkhole has closed a portion of Diaz Road in Temecula, city officials say. Will Fritz photo
A portion of Diaz Road was closed in Temecula while crews work to fix a sinkhole that opened up in the roadway, apparently as a result of last week’s storm, a city official said Monday.The sinkhole appeared Wednesday on the east side of Diaz between Zevo Drive and Remington Avenue, north of Winchester Road, according to Temecula Public Works Director Patrick Thomas.The road has been closed in that area since that time, Thomas said. Eastern Municipal Water District employees were at the site Monday to make temporary repairs, the city of Temecula said on Instagram.“We believe the sinkhole was caused by some type of leak or something out of one of the utility district lines, but we’re not sure exactly what it was, so they’re still investigating and determining what their r
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