Road accident blackspot near Burnham claims a sixth car
accident blackspot near Burnham-On-Sea claimed another casualty
on Tuesday (December 8th).
driver of this Peugeot went off Harp Road into a ditch early while
driving between the villages of Mark and Brent Knoll.
spokesman Craig Evry told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Police were
called by a member of the public at around 6.45am."
was in the car but we got in touch with the owner and confirmed
they had got out safely."
the sixth accident in Harp Road since the middle of August, with
five motorists ending up in ditches, leading to calls for safety
District councillor Bob Filmer, who represents the area, told
Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Many people are simply driving too fast
along this road, but we do need to find some way to improve the
safety there. For visitors who are unfamiliar with this route
it looks like a straight road and they often speed up, when in
fact there are some nasty sharp bends lurking along there."
again! Accident blackspot claims FIFTH car in a fortnight