three-car crash causes tailbacks on M5 at Burnham-On-Sea
serious crash involving three vehicles caused major traffic delays
on the M5 motorway near Burnham-On-Sea today (Monday).
Emergency services were called to the scene of a serious collision
which closed two lanes of the southbound carriageway between junction
21 for Weston-super-Mare and junction 22 for Burnham-On-Sea.
lane of the northbound carriageway was also closed due to the
incident leaving debris across the road surface.
The crash happened at around midday and caused major Easter Monday
travel delays in both directions for three hours.
ambulances, police and Highways Agency staff were at the scene,
as pictured here.
Emergency services at today's collision on the M5