Car jacked up and left up supported by the tyre. Hazard and risk to the public and school kids as school is nearby. White Toyota Corolla, Corbett Street, Rugby. Parked up for several months without moving.
Reported in the Obstruction or hazard on road category anonymously at 15:10, Sat 4 February 2017
Sent to Warwickshire County Council 5 minutes later
This car has been here for several months without being used. Now it is jacked up without sufficent support causing an hazard and risk to public. It is supported by an old tyre only.
Warwickshire County Council does not have the authority to deal with vehicles parked inappropriately at this location. For assistance with a vehicle which is causing an obstruction you would need to contact the Police who have powers to take appropriate action. The Police have the authority as the Highway Code states“You MUST NOT leave your vehicle or trailer in a dangerous position or where it causes any unnecessary obstruction of the road. [Laws CSDPA sect 21 & RTRA sects 5 & 8]” In such a case they may issue a Fixed Penalty Notice or arrange removal/relocation of the vehicle.
You make like to raise this issue with the police via your local Community Forum. Three priorities are set for Police attention at the Community Forum - for the next three months. Actions and outcomes of the chosen priorities are then reported back to the next Community Forum. Residents are welcome to attend these meetings. Please visit: Community Forums http://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/ communityforums for contact details and more information about your local Community Forum.
Posted by countyhighways at 09:46, Mon 6 February 2017
Car has been removed and it is no longer obstructing road.
State changed to: Fixed
Posted anonymously at 21:40, Fri 17 February 2017
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.