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Sunken trench across road

Reported in the Roads/highways category by Paul Weaver at 15:14, Mon 3 September 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 1 minute later

There is a clear piece of tarmac across the whole width of the road that has sunk. Danger for vehicles to cross as they have to go on the opposite carriageway when travelling towards Somerton Road. the junction with Portway is also close by.

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  • Thank you for your report, we are now investigating this issue and an update will be posted as soon as possible.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:15, Mon 10 September 2018

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We have investigated your report and it has been actioned to be fixed.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:50, Wed 12 September 2018, and a defect raised

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 19:30, Mon 1 October 2018

  • This case remains open, even though the hole had been marked for repair it has now faded to nothing as it has been so long since it was marked.

    Posted anonymously at 16:27, Sun 2 December 2018

  • Sunken trench possibly linked to Thames Water repair forms two 75mm deep pothole dips. In the tyre path of all cars, many vehicles use oncoming lane to avoid. As it is near an intersection and a blind hill it is not safe. Still not repaired.

    Posted by Marc Thielke at 12:27, Fri 22 February 2019

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