escape for motorists as car flips over near Burnham-On-Sea
people were lucky to escape with only minor injuries after this
car overturned in an accident near Burnham-On-Sea on Monday evening
and an ambulance were called to The Causeway at East Huntspill at
6.30pm where the Peugeot 206 had rolled over onto its side, as pictured
car had left the road and collided with a lamp post near the entrance
to Middlemoor Waterpark," Police spokesman Sam Malone told
occupants, a male and female, managed to get out of the vehicle.
The passenger was uninjured, while the driver sustained several
minor injuries and an ambulance was called to check them over."
road was partially closed by the incident until recovery of the
vehicle was completed at around 8.20pm.
safety of the Causeway has come under the spotlight many times in
recent years after several collisions.
July 2012, a man was killed just a few metres away from this week's
crash when his car plunged into a roadside water-filled ditch, as
we reported here.
also died in a ditch crash on the Causeway in the centre of the
village of Mark, as reported here
in May 2015.
in July this year two people were injured following a crash on the
Causeway between Mark and Watchfield, as we reported here.