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Roots of tree causing pavement to be at dangerous angle for mobility scooter use

Reported via desktop in the Pavements category anonymously at 22:05, Mon 8 November 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

I was driving a mobility scooter along the path, at the point where I encountered the raised bit by the tree, the scooter suddenly tipped to the right, and I had to put weight through my broken right leg, leaning heavily to the left, to prevent being tipped into the road. This resulted in me having to attend the trauma clinic at hospital on their advice for an X Ray on my broken leg as I’m not supposed to be weight bearing for 3 more weeks. It felt extremely dangerous going over that section of pavement in a mobility scooter.

Council ref: ENQ21909693

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  • 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 22:05, Mon 8 November 2021

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