Patios, Back Yards Collapse Into Canyons in San Clemente Landslide
Six houses in San Clemente's Shorecliffs community are losing ground, literally, after a hillside behind them gave way last Thursday. Four of the homes lost portions of their back yards and patios and have been red-tagged (declared too dangerous to inhabit).
South Orange County's coastal bluffs and canyons have been very susceptible to slides after December's heavy rains. Engineers are keeping watch, as more land may fall.
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