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Traffic: Three injured and M5 closed Southbound in Somerset. UPDATE: Two fire engines from Burnham on Sea station were mobilised to reports of a road traffic collision at 2.15am. On arrival, crews confirmed one car into central reservation but no persons trapped. Three casualties at the scene were treated by the Ambulance Service and. The M5 was closed southbound between Bridgwater and Taunton due to a fatal crash overnight.. One person has died and another - who was also arrested at the scene - taken to hospital. All lanes are.

Location : The M5 southbound at junction J19 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 July 2021 to 05:00 on 30 July 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. North Somerset Live M5 Travel News Thu, 22 Jul 2021 19:13:43 GM Somerset The site closed several times last year due to anti-social behaviour Live M5 and M4 traffic updates as holidaymakers and weather have impact Local News Be careful out ther The M5 southbound was closed between junction 24 at Bridgwater and junction 25 for Taunton for over seven hours following the 4am crash. Two lanes re-opened shortly after 11am, but there were long delays of up to ten miles on the approach stretching back to Burnham-On-Sea's junction 22. A statement from Avon and Somerset Police says.

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  1. The update from INRIX says: One lane closed due to broken down vehicle on M5 from J20 B3133 Ettlingen Way (Clevedon) to J19 A369 Martcombe Road (Portishead). Lane two (of three) is closed. 14.
  2. The M5 has been closed in both directions after a crash involving three lorries between the Thornbury and Stroud junctions at 5am today. Somerset News Pony reportedly abandoned after fatal.
  3. Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J18 (Bristol)and J19 (Portishead) . Lane closures: The hard shoulder,lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason: Police incident. Status: Currently Active. Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 23:00 and 23:15 on 25 Jul 2021. Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 23:45 and 00:00 on 26 Jul 2021
  4. The M5 remains closed as police investigate the circumstances after a dead body was found on the carriageway. The unidentified body was found between junction 11A (Brockworth) and 12 (Quedgeley.
  5. Somerset Roadworks. ROAD WORKS. Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J22 (Burnham on Sea) and J24 (Bridgwater) . Lane closures: The hard shoulder is closed. Reason: Roadworks. Status: Currently Active. Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 3 Aug 2021. Nearest town: 3.62m from Burnham-on-Sea. ROAD WORKS
  6. The M5 motorway has been closed northbound in Somerset after a fuel-spill along an eight-mile stretch of the road. Traffic is queuing on the motorway due to oil spillage and fuel spillage from.

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The M5 in Gloucestershire has been closed in both directions following a serious police incident. Highways England has said the motorway will be closed for several hours between J11a and J12. The M5 is closed in both directions following a serious crash near Burnham-on-Sea.. Traffic is now queueing as a result of the two-car collision on the northbound carriageway between junction 23. M5 stock image A stretch of the M5 is closed this evening due to an ongoing police incident. The M5 northbound is blocked due to the incident at junction 24, (Taunton Road, Bridgwater South)

At weekends, public holidays and school holidays, M5 traffic tends to be extremely heavy as motorists from the Midlands - and further north, connecting from the M6 - head for Somerset, Devon and Cornwall. The M5 also provides access to several large UK cities, from various directions, including Birmingham, Worcester, Cheltenham, Gloucester and. The M5 was closed in both directions in Somerset in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The motorway was shut from Junction 23 (Bridgwater North) to J24 for the A38 Taunton Road (Bridgwater South) The M5 northbound near Taunton in Somerset is closed between junctions 26 and 24 due to a broken-down vehicle which has leaked diesel onto the carriageway for a number of miles. There are delays.

Posting on Twitter, Avon and Somerset Police's road safety team said: The M5 is currently completely closed in both directions between J23 and J22. Diversion via the A38. Likely to be closed for. An alert from traffic monitoring system Inrix, said: M5 Southbound closed due to accident, a car off the road involved from J24 A38 Taunton Road (Bridgwater South) to J25 A358 (Taunton) M5 to stay closed for some time after serious incident in Somerset - updates Devon pensioner set house on fire and told neighbours 'I'm watching it burn' FOLLOW U A stretch of the M5 has been closed in both directions in Somerset after a fatal incident. All emergency services were sent to the scene after a vehicle crossed the central reservation

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  1. The M5 motorway was closed in both directions at 8.25am this morning, Thursday, after a major accident involving a lorry and several cars. once the site is handed back by Avon and Somerset.
  2. The M5 is to remain closed through rush hour on Tuesday morning after a serious accident on Monday evening. The road has been closed northbound in Somerset for accident investigation work between.
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M5 southbound closed following fatal collision. Posted at 08:50 on 26th June 2021 in Roads. We were called just after 4am on Saturday 26 June to a single-vehicle collision on the M5 southbound between junctions 24 for Bridgwater and 25 for Taunton. Sadly the passenger of the black Audi died at the scene. The driver was arrested and taken to. READ MORE: M5 closed between Bridgwater and Taunton after crash The passenger of the black Audi sadly died at the scene of the incident. The driver of the Audi was arrested at the scene, but has. The M5 southbound is closed, with queueing traffic, due to an accident from J22 ( Burnham-on-sea) to J23 A39 (Bridgwater North). Everyone has been stopped just after the entry slip road which is. A person has died after a crash closed the entire southbound carriageway of the M5 in Somerset. The closure caused long delays throughout the morning of June 26. Police were called just after 4am. The scene on the M5 earlier this morning. The M5 remains closed in Somerset due to an overturned lorry and a damaged barrier. The road is shut northbound between junction 26 for Wellington and junction 25 for Taunton. Crews are currently working on the road to repair the barrier. Highways England are urging motorists to be patient, while they.

The M5 is closed in Somerset after a lorry crashed through the central reservation and landed on its side on the opposite carriageway.. The incident happened at 7.45am this morning on the motorway. The northbound side is closed. Inrix also says: M5 - Somerset - Northbound: M5 Northbound closed due to recovery work, accident, a lorry involved and spillage of diesel from J26 A38 (Wellington. Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 26 July 2021 to 30 July 2021. Schedule : From 22:00 on 30 July 2021 to 06:00 on 31 July 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed. North Somerset Live M5 Travel New A motorway was closed for hours after botched overnight resurfacing work went wrong because of the hot weather. The M5 was closed between Weston-super-Mare and Burnham-on-Sea during the morning.

Somerset: M5 Northbound lane closed on exit slip road due to broken down vehicle at J24 A38 Taunton Road (Bridgwater South). Lane one (of two) is closed on the exit slip A stretch of the northbound M5 in Somerset is closed after a lorry crashed through the central reservation and overturned. The incident occurred between Wellington and Taunton earlier this morning.

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Part of the M5 in Somerset remains shut after the lorry went through the central reservation. A section of the M5 has been closed after a lorry went through the central reservation and overturned One lane now closed. This update from Inrix: One lane closed and queueing traffic due to police incident on M5 Southbound at Sedgemoor Services. Lane one (of three) remains closed, between J21 and.

Drivers are experiencing lenghty delays on the M5 in Somerset. It follows a serious collision southbound between junctions 24 at Bridgewater and 25 at Taunton. A person's died following the crash. M49 Southbound closed, queueing traffic due to accident from M4 Prince Of Wales Bridge J22 to M5 J18. Road remains closed, trapped traffic has been released. the exit slip road at the M5 J18 and. The A38 is closed in Somerset between Bridgwater and Bristol - for the latest on this incident - see the updates here. 15:25 Thomas Cock Motorists advised to take breaks from M5 congestio

THE M5 is closed northbound from junction 27 (Tiverton) to 26 after a person dies following a concern for welfare call to the police. Traffic is stationary due to the serious incident on the. M5 traffic live: delays after 'animals on road' near Exeter. A slip road has been closed on the M5 due to animals on the road. The closure is currently in place on the M5 northbound at J29 (Exeter. Motorists faced long delays when a large stretch of the M5 in Somerset was closed due to ice. Both carriageways of the motorway were closed in both directions at around 09:00 GMT after freezing. Road closures to affect A303 and M5 in Somerset Two of Somerset's major roads will be affected by mid-July closures.The A303 and M5 are used by thousands of motorists in the county for their commutes to and from work each day.A closure will affect the A303 on the Cartgate roundabout near Yeovil.The carriageway will be closed every night between 8pm and 6am from Tuesday (July 12) until Friday. The M5 Closed Southbound J24 - J25. Emergency services including Avon and Somerset Police are in attendance. Highways England Traffic Officers are also on scene to assist with traffic management. The carriageway is expected to remain closed into the morning whilst collision investigation takes place

M5 traffic latest: M5 CLOSED after man hit by car - police launch urgent appeal A MAN has died after being struck by a vehicle on the M5 in Somerset Check the current conditions on the M5 with all the latest CCTV traffic camera images in your very own Virtual Control Centre. Fully optimised for Mobile phones and. THE M5 motorway is closed between junction 26 (Wellington) and junction 25 (Taunton) due to a serious traffic incident. The collision involves an overturned HGV that has caused substantial.

Somerset County Council. Recent Post by Page. Somerset Live. Today at 4:24 PM. Expert delays, diversions are in place. Somerset Live. LIVE: M5 closed in both directions in Somerset. There are a number of incidents on the motorway tonight. There are a number of incidents on the motorway tonight A stretch of the M5 in Somerset was closed when a pole connected to a 33,000-volt power cable caught fire. The motorway was shut between junctions 23 and 22 on Wednesday evening after a nearby. Avon and Somerset Police say the crash happened at around 8am. They said: The M5 is currently closed both north and southbound between J14 Thornbury and J16 Aztec West. A significant closure.

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  1. A LANE on the motorway is blocked after an early morning crash today. Lane three on the M5 Northbound between J24 A38 Taunton Road (Bridgwater South) and J23 A39 (Bridgwater North) is blocked and.
  2. The M5 in Somerset was closed following a crash involving two lorries and several cars. A man and a woman died and four people were injured - two critically - in a crash involving a lorry and six.
  3. gham to Exeter in Devon.Heading south-west, the M5 runs east of West Bromwich and west of Bir

M5 lane closed due to car fire near Tiverton - updates. A car fire has broken out on the M5 between Devon and Somerset this evening. Traffic and travel system, Inrix, reports that one lane is closed between . Planning a staycation TWO lanes on the M5 motorway have now re-opened following a fatal crash earlier today (June 26). Lanes between junction 24 (Bridgwater) and 25 (Taunton) southbound are now open, but there is still. Motorists are facing 30 miles of stop-start queues on the M5 motorway as the summer holiday getaway continues.. As the school break begins and the sun shines on the last day before the weather. Location : The M5 southbound between junctions J22 and J23 . Reason : Medical emergency. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 20:30 and 20:45 on 25 July 2021. Lanes Closed : There are lane closures.. Somerset traffic news UPDATE: #M5 Northbound ENTRY slip at J19 #Gordano is now open, however lane 1 is closed. Please pass with caution. Please pass with caution. — Highways England (@HighwaysSWEST) July 24, 202

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A section of the M5 motorway was closed overnight through Somerset following a lorry crash on Tuesday (February 2nd). The northbound carriageway between junctions J24 and J23 at Bridgwater was closed following a collision involving a lorry carrying a substantial amount of oil, says Highways England M5 Somerset update - affecting congestion in Bristol. Traffic data site Inrix reports: Severe delays due to holiday traffic on M5 in [Somerset] both directions between J25 A358 (Taunton) and J15 M4 J20 (Almondsbury Interchange).Congestion to the M49 at J18 and between J15 and 16 soutbound for an earlier broken down vehicle It added: Delays on #M5 northbound between J20 and J18 in #Somerset are now approaching 90 minutes above normal journey time. There is about 7 miles of very heavy congestion

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Police say a man in his 30s who was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following a fatal collision on the M5 in Somerset last weekend has been released under investigation. The M5 southbound was closed on Saturday 26th June between junction 24 at Bridgwater and junction 25 for Taunton for over seven hours following the. Emergency services were at the scene of a fatal collision that closed part of the M5 in Somerset on Monday (20th July). The southbound carriageway was closed between junctions 19 (Portishead) and 21 (Weston-super-Mare) for several hours. Officers were called at about 4.30am to a report of a pedestrian in the southbound carriageway

Update: Highways England have now reopened the M5 in both directions. People are being warned to expect delays as part of the M5 in Somerset is closed following a crash involving a lorry This is the latest update from Inrix: Two lanes closed and slow traffic due to police incident on M5 Avonmouth Bridge Southbound from J18 M49 to J19 A369 Martcombe Road (Portishead). Travel time. 04/07/2021 12:57:03. Somerset - M5. One lane closed due to broken down vehicle on M5 Northbound from J20 B3133 Ettlingen Way (Clevedon) to J19 A369 Martcombe Road (Portishead). 04/07/2021 14:29:01. Milborne Port - A30 Sherborne Road. Reports of traffic problem on A30 Sherborne Road around Goathill Road

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Inrix said: M5 Northbound closed, queueing traffic for four miles due to accident, a lorry involved and fuel spillage from J24 A38 Taunton Road (Bridgwater South) to J23 A39 (Bridgwater North) 30-minute delay on M5 northbound in Somerset Delays on the M5 northbound in Somerset are estimated at 30 minutes following an earlier collision. Traffic is also slow southbound past the incident TRAFFIC: One lane remains closed on M5 after crash One lane remains closed on the M5 following a crash on Saturday night.Slow traffic has been reported on the M5 southbound between junctions 23, for the A39 Bridgwater north, and junction 24, for the A38 Bridgwater south.Police have said recovery work is taking place.The carriageway was closed until 11.20am on Sunday morning following the accident

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Location : The M5 southbound between junctions J18 and J19 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 July 2021 to 05:00 on 30 July 2021. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed. City of Bristol Live M5 Travel News Thu, 22 Jul 2021 19:13:43 GM M5 latest: Cullompton services closed due to volume of traffic - updates. (Okehampton turn off, Matford), while there are also delays on the M5 further north into Somerset,. Photograph: SWNS. Three separate crashes prompted part of the M5 in Somerset to be closed in both directions on Tuesday. The motorway was shut for two and a half hours due to ice on the road, as. Update 2.30pm: On the M5 southbound in Somerset there are currently long delays between junctions J21 and J23 due to an earlier incident. All lanes are now open. Lane 3 remains closed northbound for emergency repairs after the incident. Update 12.30pm: The M5 Southbound carriageway remains closed between J22 and J23 following earlier collisions, causing delays of approximately two hours.

M5 crash: Man and woman killed in seven-vehicle collision in Somerset. Pictures from the site show emergency workers next to a badly crushed blue car after they were called to the scene in Somerset M5 closed between Bridgwater and Taunton after crash Bridgwater Mercury, Somerset 08:02 26-Jun-21 M5 closure 'could last for some time' warn police Greatest Hits Radio 07:05 26-Jun-21 People trapped without food or water on M5 for six hours forced to pee in cups Worcester News 05:19 26-Jun-2 One lane closed and heavy traffic due to vehicle having a tyre changed on M5 Northbound from J22 (Burnham-on-sea) to J21 A370 (Weston-super-mare). Lane one (of three) is closed. 11:20 Jamie Hawkin There's an eight mile stretch of the M5 in Somerset closed after a substantial oil and diesel spill. An overturned vehicle spilled fuel on the northbound carriageway between Junction 26 for. The M5 in Somerset remains closed southbound this afternoon between J19 and J20 as Highways England assists Avon and Somerset Police with an extensive vehicle recovery and clean-up operation.

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M5 Somerset. Taunton. Tuesday January 5, 2021, 10:11 AM. A section of the M5, between junctions 24 and 26, was closed for several hours from Monday evening (4 January) to the early hours of. Somerset Thursday August 25, 2016, 11:42 AM Motorists are being warned of long delays on the M5 through Somerset as police have closed the motorway in both directions due to concerns over a. THE M5 is partially blocked after a crash, leading to traffic chaos with over an hour wait for drivers. M5: Severe traffic delays following crash in Read more on express.co.uk. Taunton; England; United Kingdom; Transportation (UK) Somerset M5 closed after lorry overturns. Two lanes of the motorway have reopened. The M5 northbound out of Bristol was closed after a lorry overturned and crossed the central reservation. The vehicle crashed between junction 15 and 14 at Tytherington on Monday morning. The motorway was shut between junction 16 Aztec West and junction 14

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Two lanes have reopened on the M5 southbound between junctions 24 for Bridgwater and 25 for Taunton following a fatal collision at about 4am today, Saturday 26 June. Lane one remains closed pending recovery of the vehicle and repairs to the safety barrier. The collision involved one vehicle, a black Audi, and sadly the passenger died at the scene Lane three southbound is also closed. All traffic has been released after an overturned lorry blocked the M5 northbound between Wellington and Taunton today, Saturday, March 13, a spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Police said. The driver was taken to hospital with injuries not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing #Somerset #M5 northbound CLOSED due to accident, divert from J24 - J23 via the #A38 through #Bridgwater.. follow the solid black triangle diversion symbol. Allow extra time for your journey. Allow extra time for your journey On 4 November 2011, a multiple-vehicle collision occurred on the M5 motorway near Taunton, Somerset, in South West England.The crash involved dozens of cars and articulated lorries, and a large fireball ensued.. Seven people were killed and 51 others were injured, making the pile-up the deadliest on a British motorway since 13 people - 12 of them children - died in a minibus crash on the.

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