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Deep pothole, in road, 15 Meters on from 40mph sign lower harlestone to firs entrance.

Reported via mobile in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 15:56, Tue 7 December 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3165572.

Twice we have hit this dangerous pot hole in darkened conditions, if a cyclist hit it, they would be seriously injured. This has certainly not done the alloy wheel any good, and I will get it assessed to see if seriously damaged.

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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 15:57, Tue 7 December 2021

  • Need a new tyre due to pothole. There are 3 people in New Duston Garage all with flat tyres.

    Posted anonymously at 16:17, Tue 7 December 2021

  • Hit this pothole this evening, around 4pm, got a puncture, limped to New Duston Garage to be greeted by two other victims of the same massive hole.

    This is a tragedy waiting to happen, please sort ASAP.

    Posted anonymously at 17:13, Tue 7 December 2021

  • Hit this pot hole this evening resulted in a damaged alloy and flat tyre.

    Posted anonymously at 21:06, Tue 7 December 2021

  • I hit the same pot hole last night @ 5.20pm took my tyre straight out, managed to pull into Harlestone Firs.... whilst there another driver pulled up and he`d hit it too........you need to claim from the council for the damage, reported it to street doctor

    Posted anonymously at 08:30, Wed 8 December 2021

  • I hit the same pothole at 6.50pm 7th December - resulting in a flat tyre. Kindly offered assistance by a passer by to change the tyre.

    Posted anonymously at 09:10, Wed 8 December 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand that you have concerns about the condition of Harlestone Road. We have carried out an assessment of the problem and are pleased to confirm that the problem you have indicated in this location, has been made safe. Subsequently, a repair scheduled to fully resolve it. This should hopefully be completed by 26th of December.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:16, Wed 8 December 2021

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