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Tree branch overhanging the main carriageway near pull in

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 14:16, Thu 27 June 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways 4 minutes later. ref: 1676522.

The branch is overhanging the main carriageway and has hit our windscreen on a bus and smashed it. We are looking for compensation for this and to avoid further costs we need this removing immediately as we travel up and down this road everyday.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:20, Thu 27 June 2019

  • This road was inspected this morning and no defects were noted. This is a hedgerow tree and as such is in the ownership of the adjacent landowner. Tree specialist asked to attend to assess safety issues.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:05, Thu 27 June 2019

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:44, Mon 17 February 2020

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