Coast Road accident prompts fresh calls for footpath
motorcyclist was injured in a three-vehicle accident on Berrow's
Coast Road on Tuesday (June 29th), prompting fresh calls for safety
improvements along the busy road.
Police and ambulance crews were called to Coast Road at 3.25pm
after a car towing a caravan collided with another car and a biker.
male motorcylist was treated at the scene and taken to hospital
with injuries that were not thought to be serious.
Ken May from Berrow's Local Action Team, which is leading a long-running
campaign to get a footpath introduced along the road (pictured
right), told Burnham-On-Sea.com that the crash demonstrates the
dangers that lie there.
is another reminder about the danger along this fast-moving road,"
Ken told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
action team met just last night to discuss how to take the campaaign
forward after being told by the county council that there is no
money for a footpath here."
are now taking up the matter with our county councillor, Alan
Ham. The issue of this dangerous road will not go away and a footpath
is still needed here."