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Trench shaped pothole, about 2 feet long (it was dark), in centre of a422 heading towards brackley.

Reported in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 16:43, Saturday 19 October 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 2 minutes later. ref: 1811552.

Trench shaped pothole, about 2 feet long (it was dark), in centre of a422, dual carriageway, heading towards brackley. Was impossbile to avoid in the dark and caused a high speed blow out to myself. Dangerous on such a busy, high speed road.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. 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 County Council at 16:45, Saturday 19 October 2019

  • Thank you for the report. A works order has already been raised and will be completed within 7 days.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 16:02, Monday 21 October 2019

  • This needs fixing as soon as possible. More damage to cars since it was reported and is dangerous. I hit it with a loud bang and I need to check my tyre fully tomorrow for any damage.

    Posted anonymously at 19:40, Thursday 24 October 2019

  • Hit this pothole at 9:00am on 24/10/2019 causing two holes in the drivers front tyre. Resulting in the car stopping on a very busy road causing traffic. Needed brand new front tyre and tracking and also lost of earnings today! Needs sorting out as soon as possible before someone gets seriously hurt.

    Posted anonymously at 21:26, Thursday 24 October 2019

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