photo from scene of 26
vehicle accident on M5
is the scene on the M5 motorway this evening (Friday, November
4th) following a major accident which has shut the motorway in
say 26 vehicles - 20 light vehicles and six articulated lorries
- were involved in the collision, which has closed it in both
directions between junctions 23 to 26.
image shows what witnesses called a "horrendous" scene
with mutiple vehicle on fire.
say over 25 people have been injured and there are also fatalities.
The accident occurred at 8.25pm and numerous emergency
crews are in attendance.
police spokesman said the motorway is likely to remain closed
for 24 hours while emergency services are at the scene and to
allow time for repairs. More