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- Emergency services on the scene
- Crash on the A358 southbound into Taunton near the Nags Head
A spokesman from the Nag's Head has just told the County Gazette that the incident has cleared and was not as bad as first feared.
He said: "There was a chimney fire opposite and as the fire engine went to pass, a car in front slowed down and as a result another car went into it and caused some problems."
@Traffic_SouthW A358 Ilminster to Taunton traffic chaos and police activity. Accident?— @Nickthebat 21 February 2014
AN accident is causing major tailbacks on the A358 just outside Taunton this evening.
The crash is near the Nag's Head pub northbound ino Taunton.
Emergency services are on the scene.
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