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Deep and dangerous pothole

Reported via desktop in the Pothole category anonymously at 22:06, Saturday 5 June 2021

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

There is a long, deep and dangerous pothole on the southbound A1 nearside carriageway about a mile from the exit for Foston. This is NOT routine maintenance - it is an acute danger to traffic and needs to be repaired urgently.

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  • I too hit this pothole on Saturday 5th June in the morning; it was a major shock and my vehicle sustained damage necessitating a callout, further on down the road

    Posted anonymously at 19:15, Monday 7 June 2021

  • Thank you for contacting Highways England about A1 road surface.

    We are aware of this and repair have been scheduled for patching repairs. There also further repairs within the next few weeks. Our inspector continues to monitor the location on his weekly safety patrols.

    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 14:11, Friday 18 June 2021

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