‘Multi-vehicle’ crash blocks M5 in North Somerset

PUBLISHED: 19:47 12 January 2017 | UPDATED: 19:47 12 January 2017

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The M5 is partially blocked north of Weston-super-Mare this evening (Thursday) after multiple vehicles were involved in a serious collision.

The crash occurred southbound just before junction 20 for Clevedon at about 7pm, according to Avon and Somerset Constabulary. Two lanes are currently blocked.

Police, fire engines and ambulances are all thought to be at the scene and traffic is stretching back to J17 for Cribbs Causeway and Bristol West.

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