It has wide grills and is angled such that a cyclists wheels can get stuck in it, I did and came off bike.
Reported in the Loose / Raised/Sunken category anonymously at 10:40, Wed 12 June 2019
Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 6 minutes later. ref: 1657501.
This drain cover is the wrong type to be in this position. The grills are wide enough to allow a bike wheel to go down it when coming off the side road. This happened to me a week ago and I found myself flat in the road. I injured many parts and all seem to be healing except for my right thigh. This could happen to anyone. Either the cover is the wrong type for this position or it should be moved.
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State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 10:46, Wed 12 June 2019
site visited and gully grid re-positioned by the community steward.
State changed to: Closed
Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 13:11, Mon 17 June 2019
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.