Accident and bad weather cause motorway misery

PUBLISHED: 13:24 05 June 2012

Traffic jam

Traffic jam

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AN ACCIDENT on the motorway is causing traffic misery for motorists.

Traffic is slow moving on the M5 Northbound between junction 20 (B3133 Clevedon) and junction 19 (A369 Portishead) after an accident earlier this morning (Tues).

There is also congestion tailing back as far as junction 22 (A38 Burnham).

Police have also issued a warning to motorway users about hazardous conditions due to standing water between junction 21 (Weston) and junction 27 (Tiverton, Devon).

Keep following the Mercury website for further updates.

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