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Temporary traffic lights are out

Reported via mobile in the Roadworks category anonymously at 21:16, Thu 9 December 2021

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS3170590.

Temporary traffic lights are not working at Aldgate East junction. No-one is giving way to anyone and traffic is jammed. Pedestrians and cyclists at significant risk.

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  • We have requested the traffic signal phasing to be investigated and corrected if needed. please note these are temporary phasing lights and not automated as per TfL traffic signals. phasing may be due to current works taking place.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by TfL at 08:54, Fri 10 December 2021

  • Just to clarify, the problem is that the traffic lights were completely unlit last night. As a result it was a free-for-all at the junction, which was especially dangerous because pedestrians and cyclists were at risk of being hit by left-turning cars.

    Posted anonymously at 09:45, Fri 10 December 2021

  • Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. You will be pleased to know that our routine inspections had already picked up this issue and it has been resolved. Our routine inspections had already picked up this issue and it has been resolved.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by TfL at 10:00, Fri 10 December 2021

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