Largish tree branch has just been damaged by a Sydennhams lorry that was turning carelessly in the road. Tree damaged. I’m concerned that in windy conditions this could snap off. The road is a busy pedestrian are for school children It would seriously harm some one if it landed on them.
Reported via mobile in the Trees category anonymously at 14:58, Wed 25 November 2020
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later
Concern that large damaged tree branch will fall on a child
Council ref: ENQ20881299
Asset ID: 0JJ5
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 14:58, Wed 25 November 2020
Thank you for your enquiry. The tree and location has been assessed. Upon inspection we found that a silver birch has recently be pruned. It is our understanding that the branch was likely pruned/removed as a result of the damage sustained. Thank you for highlighting this incident.
State changed to: Investigation complete
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:44, Thu 3 December 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.