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Massive hole at the side of the road

Reported via desktop in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 08:50, Fri 13 January 2023 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4122527.

Impossible to miss this hole if a car is coming the other way. Very wide, deep hole. If a car hits this it will be destroyed and a bike would be a serious accident....need

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:51, Fri 13 January 2023

  • This hole is now massive, there is a whole regiment of Ukranian soldiers taking cover in there. Its literally a bomb hole

    Posted anonymously at 07:53, Tue 17 January 2023

  • This pothole has to be the biggest in Northamptonshire. Its a least a quarter of the width of the road. Several damaged cars seen and now at least the police have put two cones in it to advise motorist. Motorcyclists will be killed if this is nor repaired urgently#.

    Posted anonymously at 20:56, Tue 17 January 2023

  • Investigation: Ongoing (Scheduled Maintenance) - The carriageway defect doesn’t meet the criteria for an urgent repair, however based on the new information we have received, we have carried out an assessment and can confirm that a Community Steward has made a semi-permanent repair. A permanent repair will be carried out in the next 28 days.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:23, Mon 24 April 2023

  • Investigation: Completed (Duplicate) - The defect you have highlighted has already been notified to us. For more information on the defect that you have found please go to this reference on Street Doctor: 4396274 on

    State changed to: Duplicate

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:23, Tue 19 September 2023

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