YEP calls for urgent action before lives are lost on Leeds road blighted by accidents

One life lost on the roads of Leeds is one too many.

Thursday, 16th January 2020, 11:51 am
Updated Thursday, 16th January 2020, 11:53 am
Yorkshire Evening Post front page

And that is why residents in Farnley are rightly voicing their concerns about the staggering number of crashes on their road.

They have a dossier of incidents showing cars flipped upside down or on their sides since speed bumps were installed in 2015.

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While the Yorkshire Evening Post appreciates that the local authority has limited funds and must prioritise its spending, the sheer amount of evidence from residents on this street speaks volumes.

These photographs paint a thousand words and frankly it is sheer luck that there have been no serious injuries or fatalities.

We must not stand by waiting for another accident to happen.

This is not just another statistic.

Ultimately this could very well be someone’s life on the line.