Back to all reports

Flooding during rainy conditions

Reported in the Drainage category by mike sheppard at 10:40, Thursday 6 December 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 5 minutes later

Surface water is collecting on the highway and flooding half the carriageway causing a series danger to motorists. it would take about an hour for someone with a spade to dig a channel in the roadside verge to the adjacent blind ditch and remove this hazard. as it is, given the road speeds along this stretch of the a41, a series accident is going to happen at some point if this is not attended to. when it is dark the large flooded area cannot be seen until motorists are upon it allowing little time to take any evasive or cautionary action. please get this fixed before someone is seriously injured. all it will take is a shovel and an hour or so of time. there are two large flood areas along this stretch which need the same attention.

Council ref: ENQ18821033

RSS feed of updates to this problem Receive email when updates are left on this problem.


  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:45, Thursday 6 December 2018

Provide an update

Your information will only be used in accordance with our privacy policy

Next: Tell us about you

Your update

Tell us about you

Do you have a FixMyStreet password?