New SPECS install on notorious stretch but why no barriers
Date: Thursday, May 28 @ 10:19:30 UTC

pocketgpsworld.comPeterborough Today report that work on a new SPECS installation has begun along a stretch of the notorious Forty Foot Bank Road between Ramsey and Chetteris in Cambridgeshire.

Six lives have been lost on this stretch in the past three years.

A perfectly sensible use of the technology you would be forgiven for thinking until you discover that this road runs directly alongside a river and there is no barrier between the carriageway and the river itself.

And the lives lost have been a result of vehicles entering the river, often in the dark or as a result of heavy fog.

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