§ Mr. Atkinson
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many accidents involving injuries and deaths have taken place for each year since 1979 in each direction on the A33 between the M3 and M27.
§ Mr. Peter Bottomley
The M3 motorway was extended south to Bar End (Winchester) in 1985. Accident statistics for the A33 trunk road are not available separately for each direction of travel. The combined figures for accidents involving death or injury are as follows:
A33 (T): M3 (A303/A30 Junction) to M27 Bassett Year Number of Accidents 1980 93 1981 89 1982 89 1983 91 1984 95
A33 (T): M3 (Bar End) to M27 Bassett Year Number of Accidents 1985 66 1986 69 1987 69 1988 68