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School crossing damaged lights

Reported via mobile in the Damage - wires exposed category anonymously at 07:52, Friday 23 September 2022

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS3842858.

An accident has occurred overnight with traffic lights struck and damaged. This has caused the only school crossing point to be taken out of use which will cause multiple primary school children to cross the busy main road without assistance. This will be very dangerous.

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  • Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. This has now been investigated and we have referred it to our contractors. If this is confirmed as a safety issue, we will do our best to make safe within 24 hours. Otherwise, we aim to fix it within 28 days. If new parts are needed this may take a little longer. Should you need anything else, or if you have any questions please our contact customer services team on 0343 222 1234

    Please also be aware that, all Action Scheduled reports are automatically closed after 28 days. However, the fault will be fixed within this timescale, which may be sooner, or in a few cases take a little longer.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by TfL at 08:15, Friday 23 September 2022

  • Hello, please can this be rectified as a priority given the significant safety concerns this poses to children crossing to and from Christ Church CofE Primary school. Location: Brighton Road, Purley, o/s Christ Church CofE Primary school (near jct Montpelier Road).

    Posted anonymously at 09:07, Friday 23 September 2022

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