ambulance lands next to M5 near Burnham-On-Sea after crash
air ambulance landed in a field next to the M5 motorway between
Burnham-On-Sea and Weston on Wednesday (November 1st) to help a
motorist after a crash.
southbound carriageway between junctions 21 and 22 was temporarily
shut after a car overturned following a collision with another vehicle.
Great Western Air Ambulance was called to the scene and landed in
a field next to the motorway, as pictured above, for its specialist
team of paramedics to help.
and Somerset Police spokesman Wayne Baker told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Police were called just after 11.30am to a collision where
one vehicle had overturned."
man was treated by ambulance crews and an air ambulance crew."
motorist was understood to be in a stable condition.
motorway fully re-opened after the vehicles were moved to the hard
shoulder, as pictured here. Motorists faced long delays following