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Slight accident on M40, South Oxfordshire on Monday 24 August 1987

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6977 / 51°41'51"N

Longitude: -0.9886 / 0°59'18"W

OS Eastings: 470000

OS Northings: 200370

OS Grid: SP700003

Mapcode National: GBR B1D.GX4

Mapcode Global: VHDVM.TL7D

Streetview is, obviously, the current Google imagery, and for older accidents may not reflect the appearance of the road at the time.

Accident Data

Accident ID

198743A115087

Date

Monday 24 August 1987

Time

18:05

Severity

Slight

Vehicles Involved

4

Casualties

2

Local Authority (Administrative)

South Oxfordshire

Police Force

Thames Valley

Road Class

Motorway

Road Number

40

Road Type

Dual carriageway

Junction

Not at junction or within 20 metres

Light Conditions

Daylight

Weather Conditions

Fine no high winds

Road Surface Conditions

Dry

Carriageway Hazards

None

Special Conditions at Site

Roadworks

Pedestrian Crossing

No physical crossing facilities within 50 metres

Pedestrian Crossing Control

None within 50 metres

Vehicles

Ref

Type

Vehicle Age

Engine

Driver

Where

Doing What

First Impact

Outcome

1

Male, 26 - 35

On main carriageway; Not in restricted lane;

Overtaking moving vehicle - offside

Front

Skidded. Left carriageway Nearside.

2

Male, 36 - 45

On main carriageway; Not in restricted lane;

Overtaking moving vehicle - offside

Back

Left carriageway Offside - crossed central reservation.

3

Male, 26 - 35

On main carriageway; Not in restricted lane;

Overtaking moving vehicle - offside

Front

4

Female, 36 - 45

On main carriageway; Not in restricted lane;

Going ahead other

Front

Casualties

Ref

Category

Where

In/Struck by Vehicle

Age

Sex

Severity

1

Driver or rider

2

36 - 45

Male

Slight

2

Passenger

, Rear seat passenger

3

46 - 55

Male

Slight

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