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Dangerous pothole in the outside lane coastbound

Reported via desktop in the Road surface category anonymously at 08:22, Tuesday 14 September 2021

Sent to Highways England less than a minute later

There is a dangerous pothole in the outside lane, situated on the driving line. It's on the piece of road which is a slight right hand bend in the Chilston park area of the motorway.

The hole blends in with the tarmac and is only visible as a pothole a few yards before impact.

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England.

    We are aware of the potholes on the M20 near Chilston park you have mentioned.

    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 22051538 to discuss this matter further.

    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by Highways England at 14:49 today

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