dies in M5 motorway crash at Burnham-On-Sea
motorist died in a crash on the M5 at Burnham-On-Sea on Saturday
morning (November 21st).
man suffered a suspected cardiac arrest and his car collided with
the central reservation, it was confirmed on Sunday.
M5 was closed in both directions between Junction 22 at Burnham-On-Sea
and 23 for Bridgwater North from 10.20am, as pictured, while an
air ambulance landed on the northbound carriageway - but the man
sadly could not be saved.
services were called to the scene and all traffic along the main
carriageway was held for around an hour. Long tailbacks built
up on the M5 motorway and two lanes were closed about one mile
from Burnham's junction 22.