Delays on M5 amid heavy congestion

PUBLISHED: 10:46 05 August 2017 | UPDATED: 10:50 05 August 2017

There is congestion on the M5 southbound.

There is congestion on the M5 southbound.


There is more congestion on North Somerset’s roads this morning (Saturday), with motorists experiencing delays on a long stretch of the M5.

Traffic is moving slowly on the M5 southbound between Junction 19 (Portishead) and Junction 24 (Bridgwater).

The South West was plagued with traffic delays yesterday after two lorries collided on the M5 northbound between Weston-super-Mare and Clevedon in the early hours of the morning, causing a fuel spill which meant the road required emergency resurfacing.

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