cars and lorry collide on M5 motorway near Burnham-On-Sea
was the scene on the M5 motorway this evening (Wednesday) when
emergency services were called to a serious accident involving
three cars and a lorry near junction 22 at Burnham-On-Sea.
crews from Burnham and Weston rushed to the northbound carriageway
after the serious collision near Sedgemoor Services at 7.25pm.
female was reported to be trapped inside one of the cars and fire
crews cut the roof off the vehicle to enable the casualty to be
released," a fire spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
successfully released the female casualty from her car by cutting
the roof of the vehicle just after 8.10pm."
lanes of the M5 were closed for almost two hours while emergency
crews dealt with the incident.