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08-01-2018, 10:43   #1
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Dead horse on R139

This part of the city is a real joke.
It's a stretch of the road between Clayton Airport and Hilton North Cross hotels.

On Saturday it was a road traffic accedent on R139 involving loose horse (from nearby cultural reservoir) and a car.
Car was smashed in bits (probably overspeeding, as no one driving 60km/h here)

And you know what?
Dead horse is still there (Monday morning) on the pedestrian path with two orange cones.
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08-01-2018, 11:00   #2
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Did you think of picking up the phone and reporting it?
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08-01-2018, 14:13   #3
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Give the council a call, more than likely they won't know about it until someone does. I witnessed a dog being hit and stayed with it waiting for the DSPCA to come along, poor thing died before they did. I called the local council as it was on a grass verge by a footpath. Days later it was still there and had to call them up again. With a horse I'd imagine they'd be a bit quicker removing it.
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08-01-2018, 16:18   #4
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i drove that road this morning and didn't see it. If it was there it wasn't causing an issue for traffic.
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08-01-2018, 17:49   #5
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That road is lethal.

Over the years i've swerved to miss a horse and two vans coming out of that junction. Its almost like they're aimimg for other road users...
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