Vehicle fire brings M5 to a standstill

A vehcilce fire has brought the M5 to a standstill Picture: Highways England

A vehcilce fire has brought the M5 to a standstill Picture: Highways England - Credit: Highways England

A vehicle fire has brought traffic coming into Weston-super-Mare to a standstill tonight (Friday).

Traffic is backed up on the junction 21 roundabout of the M5 and police and fire crews at the scene.

One lane remains closed on the exit ramp and there is congestion to junction 19 (Portishead) on the main carriageway.

*This story will be updated*


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