Preston Road building work ‘accident waiting to happen’

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Preston Road building work ‘accident waiting to happen’

Preston Road building work ‘accident waiting to happen’
2021-08-02 06:42:00
A Hull woman is concerned about the “dangerous” road leading up to her home. The resident of College Grove in east Hull has become increasingly “nervous” to get in the car with her husband as he drives to and from their home. Read more: 'Petty' parking feud between Hull neighbours getting out of hand She doesn't drive herself, but has noticed when in the passenger seat or going on her walks that you “cannot see out of the junction” at the end of College Grove leading onto Preston Road due to ongoing building work. Said to lead onto “fast traffic” the works have left no footpath for pedestrians and a “blocked view” for motorists. A resident of College Grove said she cannot walk by the side of the road due to the lack of pavement (Image: Hull Live reader) The resident shared: “This issue has been ongoing since back in February. “For the last few months where Purple House Nursery used to be, there are flats being built. “The builders have blocked all the path off and it’s so hard to get out of College Grove into Preston Road which is a busy road with fast traffic.” To sign up for the Hull Live newsletter, click here. 'I think it’s stupid the way they have blocked that corner off' (Image: Hull Live reader) She continued: “It's so dangerous, I can't believe they are allowed to have it like that. They took the large boards off the site recently but you still cannot see. “You have to be half-way across the road before you can see if anything is coming. “I just think it’s so dangerous that’s all and it has been like this for months. I think it’s stupid the way they have blocked that corner off I’m surprised no one as been hurt. Your Hull Live email newsletter Get the latest updates from across Hull and East Yorkshire direct to your inbox with the free Hull Live newsletters. You can sign up very simply by following the instructions here “When it’s busy and when I walk across the road, there are cars coming down Preston Road beeping at the ones trying to get out of the junction. But the cars pulling out can’t do anything else – they have to pull so far out to be able to see.” The resident has

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