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Numerous large potholes over a 500 yard stretch. A1 Northbound after Junction 64 and before the MOTO Washington/Birtley Services then after the services and before junctio 65

Reported via desktop in the Pothole (NH) category anonymously at 11:16, Monday 18 March 2024

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 5729697.

Numerous large potholes on the inside lane. These have been here for numerous weeks and are prooving to be dangerous when vehicles are attmepting to swerve to miss the potholes at high speeds. The potholes are on the Northbound A1 just after junction 64 and continue for approximately 500 yards, passed the MOTO Washingtom Services and heading towards junction 65 after the services. The pothole cannot be missed and will cause serious damage to vehicles.

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  • Thank you for making your report. We've asked our inspection team to attend this location and assess the issue.

    If any work is needed, they'll arrange for this to happen. Should no immediate work be required we'll continue to monitor this during our regular inspections.

    Although we always aim to complete repairs as quickly as possible, timescales do vary as we try to minimise disruption to customers by combining activities into single closures and always ensuring the safety of our people.

    Kind regards National Highways

    State changed to: Internal referral

    Posted by National Highways at 13:53, Thursday 21 March 2024

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