M5 Closed in Both Directions


The M5 has been closed in both directions following a serious crash this morning.

Police have said that there were three vehicles involved in the crash, two lorries and a car and that it occurred at around 8.30am.

Both the southbound and northbound carriageways are blocked between junctions 24 (Bridgwater) and 25 (Taunton).

According to a Highways spokesperson, “Traffic is being held on the northbound side. Traffic is also not being allowed to enter the M5 northbound at junction 25.”

An air ambulance is on the scene.

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