August 13, 2011
accident delays traffic on M5 at Burnham-On-Sea
were delayed on the M5 motorway at Burnham-On-Sea on Friday (August
12th) after a trailer toppled over, blocking a lane.
trailer fell onto its side on the southbound carriageway just
a few hundred metres from Burnham's junction 22.
Highways Agency attended the incident shortly after 9.15am and
the inside lane was briefly closed before the vehicle was pulled
onto the hard shoulder, as pictured here. A 50mph speed restriction
was in force.
The Highways Agency examining the trailer on the M5 motorway near
Burnham-On-Sea on Friday