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- An accident involving two vehicles on the A3259 between Waterleaze / Venture Way (Taunton) and Greenway (Monkton Heathfield) took place earlier this evening.
- The accident has now cleared.
THe accident has now cleared.
THE A3259 is said to be blocked in both directions. The emergency services are continuing to carry out recovery work.
TWO cars were involved in the accident, which happened at around 5.45pm this evening, Devon & Somerset Fire and Rescue Service has confirmed.
No one is currently trapped in the vehicles. Two female casualties are being treated at the scene, and are currently awaiting an ambulance.
Two appliances and a rescue tender from Taunton have been sent to the scene, where they are currently making the vehicles safe.
THE accident is said to have taken place on the A3259 between Waterleaze and Greenway (Monkton Heathfield).
TWO vehicles are thought to have been involved in an accident between Monkton Heathfield and Taunton on the A3259, between Waterleaze / Venture Way (Taunton) and Greenway.
The road is thought to be blocked, and traffic slowed.
Police are at the scene, awaiting recovery.