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Duck with babies trying to cross M62 northbound

Reported via mobile in the Dead animals (NH) category anonymously at 10:44, Sun 30 April 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4501254.

Duck with babies trying to cross m62 heading north. Approx 0.5 miles before Birch Services. Vehicles stopping and slowing. It’s not possible for them to cross the central reservation, but they are going back and forth across the carriageway.

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  • Thank you for contacting National Highways

    We appreciate you reporting live animals on the carriageway. We understand this can be distressing. Due to receiving other reports a traffic officer was dispatched to move the duck and ducklings to a safe place.

    This portal is for reporting non-urgent issues such as overgrown vegetation, broken fencing etc. As such it isn't monitored 24/7. Should you encounter issues in future which require an immediate response please call our 24hr contact centre on 0300 123 5000. You can also email

    Kind regards National Highways

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by National Highways at 08:53, Wed 3 May 2023

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