Pothole M62 eastbound, between J7-8 , inside lane
Reported via desktop in the Pothole category anonymously at 17:36, Saturday 17 April 2021
Sent to Highways England less than a minute later
On Mon5th April at approx 18.40 i hit a pothole at the above location (inside lane, nearest hard shoulder). Soon after I lost power and had to pull on to hard shoulder as I realised I had a puncture. I telephoned the AA from SOS phone area, I think this was number 1205A. The cost of repair to the wheel was £72. (I have receipt and also picture of car on hard shoulder). When I travelled the same route today, 17/04/21, I was exceedingly cautious - luckily so as the pothole is still there. Please can you send me a form to claim for the repair which has been caused by this section of motorway not being kept in good state of repair which could be very dangerous.
Thank you for reporting a pothole on the M62 between junctions 7 and 8.
We'll inspect this as a priority and arrange a repair. To make a claim for damage, please contact our 24 hour Customer Contact Centre at: • 0300 123 5000
Kind regards Highways England
State changed to: Internal referral
Posted by Highways England at 11:10, Monday 19 April 2021
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