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Roads: A12

Volume 694: debated on Wednesday 25 July 2007

asked Her Majesty's Government:

What plans the Highways Agency has to upgrade the Hatfield Peverel junction on the A12. [HL4965]

The Highways Agency consulted the public in February 2006 on plans to widen the existing A12 dual carriageway to three lanes between Junctions 20b and 21, Hatfield Peverel and Witham, and to upgrade the slip roads at the Hatfield Peverel north junction. The Highways Agency is currently reviewing this and other options.

asked Her Majesty's Government:

How many accidents, fatal or otherwise, have been recorded at the Hatfield Peverel junction on the A12 in each of the past 10 years. [HL5026]

The table below shows the figures, broken down by year, of the number of injury accidents recorded at the Hatfield Peverel junction on the A12 in each of the past 10 years.

There were a total of 28 accidents, none of which was fatal.

Accident

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

TOTALS

Fatal

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Serious

0

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

1

0

3

Slight

3

3

4

6

0

2

2

2

0

3

25

Totals

3

3

4

7

1

2

2

2

1

3

28