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Drain covers sunken and loose

Reported via mobile in the Loose / Raised/Sunken category anonymously at 10:09, Saturday 22 May 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2741853.

2 drain covers loose and sunken as cars go over them they make an awful noise, many young horse riders ride the track adjacent and as cars go over them they spook and 1 girl broke her leg and another broke her arm as both horses spooked at cars hitting these drains. The 2 Drains are on Irthlingborough road B571 heading towards Stanton cross, they are about 300 yards and 500 yards from south view farm livery yard exit They have progressively got worse over the last 2 years.

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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 Highways at 10:10, Saturday 22 May 2021

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:46, Thursday 27 May 2021

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

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:48, Thursday 27 May 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand that you have concerns about the condition of two drain covers on Irthlingborough Road; specifically, that you feel they have sunken and cause excessive noise when vehicles traverse over them. We have carried out an assessment of the problem and are pleased to confirm that the problem you have indicated in this location, has a repair scheduled to resolve it. This should hopefully be completed within a months’ time. Please be assured that you will receive an update once repairs are concluded.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:55, Thursday 27 May 2021

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

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:50, Tuesday 22 June 2021

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