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Road surface damaged my wheel

Reported via mobile in the Road surface category anonymously at 20:18, Tuesday 20 July 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

Going north on M42 after Solihull junction, before junction for A45. Lane 2 or 3 the road surface or something trashed my tyre and alloy wheel. When it happened monday 19/8 at 16:30. Traveller the same way home today and heard another car tyre pop roughly at the same point.

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  • Thank you for your patience whilst we looked into your report. We're not aware of any issues with the road surface in this area. Our inspector will check this are while completing their weekly safety inspection. If any safety critical issues are found they will actioned immediately. If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at: • 0300 123 5000


    Kind regards Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 12:40, Monday 2 August 2021

  • Smart Gantry indicated hard shoulder was open and displayed 60mph (I was travelling at 55-57mph) and got flashed by the speed camera? Next Smart Gantry also indicated 60mph so don't know why I was flashed? Had been doing under 60 since nec? Car in front of me also got flashed?

    Posted anonymously at 18:06, Wednesday

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