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#844247 - 17th Dec 2013 6:08pm person knocked over
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Junction of oxton rd and poulton road.


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#844254 - 17th Dec 2013 6:24pm Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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Sorry title should sa knocked over
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#844319 - 17th Dec 2013 11:30pm Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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Saw that happen tonight at around 6pm.

That's 3 people I've seen knocked over in as many weeks; tonight, A41 last night and Marlowe Road.

Last 2 looked very nasty, pray they're ok.

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#844347 - 18th Dec 2013 9:51am Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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If you keep seeing people getting knocked over, please stay home now until after Christmas.


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#844348 - 18th Dec 2013 10:07am Re: person knocked over [Re: nem12esis]
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Originally Posted By: nem12esis
If you keep seeing people getting knocked over, please stay home now until after Christmas.
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#844356 - 18th Dec 2013 11:00am Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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I was just saying that! If these things come in threes then hopefully its over!

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#844510 - 18th Dec 2013 9:43pm Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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The thing I find is, that so many people wear such dark clothing which can't be seen at night. I haven't knocked anyone down, however I can say that on occasion I've definitely had times when I've only just noticed at the last minute someone in the middle of a busy road trying to cross.
It's dangerous out there on the roads for both pedestrians and drivers these days frown

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#844609 - 19th Dec 2013 12:43pm Re: person knocked over [Re: Elizabeth]
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Originally Posted By: Elizabeth
The thing I find is, that so many people wear such dark clothing which can't be seen at night. I haven't knocked anyone down, however I can say that on occasion I've definitely had times when I've only just noticed at the last minute someone in the middle of a busy road trying to cross.
It's dangerous out there on the roads for both pedestrians and drivers these days frown


Yes it seems the darker the nights then the blacker the clothes that folk wear.The old slogan "wear something white at night" makes sense.

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#844667 - 19th Dec 2013 6:39pm Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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Also a lot of cars now have very bright headlights which can momentarily dazzle you especially on dark wet country lanes. Some of the rear lights cyclists have are pretty useless if you have a car coming at you even with dipped lights. Recently broke down at night on a very dangerous bend on Brimstage Road just before Clatterbridge roundabout and i put a high viz coat on and walked back down the verge to try and warn drivers to slow. I was surprised how close they got before even seeing me waving.

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#845153 - 22nd Dec 2013 1:36pm Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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I know the young lady run over on Marlowe Road, she is on the mend and doing well. She was wearing a high vis jacket, as she needs this for work, but tends to wear it anyway, it was simply a case of the driver not seeing her until it was too late.

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#846125 - 28th Dec 2013 8:27am Re: person knocked over [Re: Willo_]
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Glad to hear it.

I know Marlowe Road well and I know how fast cars turn into it there by the church.

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