Repainted lane markings on Jct 60 causing traffic to 'crowd' dangerously
Reported via desktop in the Road markings category anonymously at 19:57, Sun 13 December 2020
Sent to Highways England less than a minute later
I am concerned the current road markings at Jct60 may result in an accident. On entering the roundabout from the A154 there are three lane choices. Lane 1 is marked for left turn (1st exit) to Port of Felixstowe. Lanes 2 and 3 are marked A14 West. The usual situation is that traffic using Lanes 2 and 3 enter the roundabout side by side. When using Lane 2 and entering the roundabout the broken white line road markings on the roundabout push traffic dangerously into Lane 3 necessitating a late left steer to avoid the traffic in Lane 3. The road markings were fine before the recent resurfacing and repainting of the lane markings. Google maps seems to show the old markings.
Thank you for contacting Highways England about the road markings at Junction 60 of the A14.
Our inspector has reviewed this issue recently and doesn’t feel it is a safety concern at this time.
We will continue to review this and will arrange any required work if the situation changes.
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 21801738 to discuss this matter further.
Kind regards Highways England
Posted by Highways England at 16:41, Mon 21 December 2020
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