Road traffic collision on the M5 between Taunton and Bridgwater

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  • Road traffic collision between two cars and a heavy goods vehicle
  • Queues lasting around 25 minutes
  • One lane closed Northbound between J25 (Taunton) and J24 (Bridgwater)
  • Police, fire and ambulance crews in attendance


ALL lanes are now open with traffic easing. 



A SPOKESPERSON for Avon and Somerset Police said: "One lady has been taken to hospital with minor injuries and the Highways Agency are working to get all lanes reopened."

Delays are still being reported both North and Southbound. 


FIRE crews from Taunton received the call at 2:25pm this afternoon.

Two fire appliances from Taunton attended.

Four casualties were treated by ambulance crews on the scene.


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