November 22, 2014
Lorry ends up in bushes after crashing off M5 near Burnham-On-Sea

A driver escaped unhurt after his lorry left the M5 motorway at Burnham-On-Sea this week.

Police and ambulance crews were called to the delivery lorry for The Range after it left the main carriageway and ended up stuck in vegetation.

The incident occurred on the northbound motorway carriageway between Burnham at junction 22 and Weston at junction 21.

"The lorry left the road and our crews were called to the scene but I can confirm there were no injuries," an ambulance spokeswoman told

A mechanical error is understood to have caused the accident.


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