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Large, at least 5 inch deep pothole on The Ridgeway before the bend.

Reported via desktop in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 14:19, Tuesday 23 February 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2566795.

Travelling on The Rideway towards Kilsby, just before the bend is a large, deep, unavoidable (as traffic coming from opposite direction) pothole. Caused my tyre to blow out and have be towed home. Alloy wheel also damaged. Another car jacked up in same location.

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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 14:20, Tuesday 23 February 2021

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire County Council at 15:06, Tuesday 23 February 2021

  • Hit this pot hole on the 22nd of feb at low speeds and it blew the tyre out! And has slightly buckled the alloy! It is 5inches deep 41 inches long and 20 wide and very dangerous.

    Posted anonymously at 15:11, Tuesday 23 February 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 15:12, Tuesday 23 February 2021

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire County Council at 15:22, Tuesday 23 February 2021

  • I was driving along Barby Road at 10.15pm on Saturday 20th February 2021 when I hit a big pothole. He immediately burst my tyre. I am a female and was alone on a dark country road. I have managed to get the tyre replaced at a cost of £245. I was without my car for several days awaiting for the tyre to be replaced. I only replaced my tyres in July last year and had done less than 6,000 miles. Please advise how to progress a claim This is a dangerous pothole.

    Posted anonymously at 13:45, Monday

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 13:46, Monday

  • Thank you for your enquiry I have inspected the location and raised a job to be undertaken within the next 28 days

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 06:30, Wednesday

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

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 06:32, Wednesday

  • Huge pot hole on the road towards Kilsby. Still here after multiple complaints. Very dangerous. Unavoidable as can't avoid with another car coming the other way. Hit it at less than 40 mph and instant blow out. Very dangerous at night as road very dark. Car going into the garage today hoping no further damage has occured.

    Posted anonymously at 08:58, Friday

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 08:59, Friday

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire County Council at 09:07, Friday

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