roads cause accidents in Burnham-On-Sea area
road conditions led to two serious accidents in the Burnham-On-Sea
area on Saturday morning (January 2nd).
A38 through Pawlett was closed for several hours after an accident,
caused by black ice, blocked the road.
fire and ambulance crews from Burnham were at the scene during
Saturday morning and diversions were put in place to direct traffic
along alternative routes.
driver of the Ford car lost control in difficult driving conditions
and ended up in a ditch, but there were not thought to be any
second accident also occurred in Red Road, Berrow - again caused
same commercial recovery service was called to pull the vehicle
out of the ditch, as pictured here.
Met Office has warned of further icy conditions over the next
week as the cold snap continues. There is also a chance of snow
latest weather forecast