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Dead deer close to outside lane.

Reported via mobile in the Dead animals category anonymously at 15:25, Thursday 14 October 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

About a mile North of Jct 27 on the M5 Northbound there is a dead deer very close to the carriageway outside lane. It’s not a small deer it was the size of a pony.

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  • Thank you for contacting National Highways concerning the deer.

    We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 27/10/21.

    Can we please ask that you check back on this date for an update.

    Kind regards

    National Highways

    Posted by National Highways at 13:00, Monday 18 October 2021

  • Thank you for contacting National Highways concerning a dead deer.

    Our inspection team took a slow drive along this section but couldn't see any deer. There are, however, barrier works taking place in this area and they might have removed it.

    If you require any other information please contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 or

    Kind regards

    National Highways

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 07:51, Thursday 21 October 2021

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