Reported in the Structures (eg bridges, fencing, noise barriers) category anonymously at 11:06, Saturday 12 September 2020
Sent to Highways England less than a minute later
Visibility is very poor if you are trying to get onto the A5 both north or south. Even worse if you are trying to go straight over. How many more collisions do there need to be before something is done. The air ambulance need a proper landing pad next to the crossroads they are here that often!
Not only is visibility difficult, some people do not realise there could be a queue of people just over the brow of the hill (travelling in the direction from Towcester to Weedon) waiting to turn right. Something needs doing here it's very dangerous.
Posted anonymously at 11:16, Saturday 12 September 2020
Thank you for contacting Highways England. We have passed you report regarding the safety of this junction to our local inspector who will review the issue on their next safety check.
We aim to provide a further update no later than 24 September 2020.
Posted anonymously at 20:47, Tuesday 15 September 2020
The junction is an accident waiting to happen, I believe there has been numerous incidents over the years. Many of the cars/lorries travel in excess of 50mph, surely the speed limit should be lowered, it is terrifying trying to get out on to the A5, please look at this situation as a matter of urgency! Thank you.
Posted anonymously at 21:45, Wednesday 16 September 2020
Thank you for your patience whilst we completed the repairs in relation to your report. We can confirm that the repair is now completed, and you should notice a safer drive in this area.
We would like to thank you for contacting us about your concerns. If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at:
• 0300 123 5000
Please quote 43104421 to discuss this matter further.
Posted anonymously at 15:50, Thursday
Provide an update