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Overgrown Grass land obstructing view of oncoming traffic

Reported via desktop in the Vegetation (grass/hedges/trees) category anonymously at 08:59, Thursday 1 July 2021

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

The grass land at the Jct 9 exit is hindering vehicle drivers view of oncoming traffic on approach and at the roundabout. Well over a metre in height.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England concerning grass obscuring sightlines at M65 junction 9 . We'll inspect this location and arrange for the grass to be cut back as needed.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    State changed to: Internal referral

    Posted by Highways England at 09:24, Tuesday 6 July 2021

  • Further to our inspection the grass here was cut in May 2021. Visibility from the M65 exit slip is not impaired. The responsibility for the roundabout, is that of Lancashire County Council.

    Could we please ask that you contact them to resolve.

    Contact details for local authorities can be found by using the search facility at:

    Thank you,

    Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 11:10, Thursday 15 July 2021

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