60-minute M5 delays after multiple-vehicle crash

PUBLISHED: 16:15 15 August 2018 | UPDATED: 16:22 15 August 2018

Traffic between junction 19 and 20. Picture: Highways England

Traffic between junction 19 and 20. Picture: Highways England

Highways England

A multiple-vehicle crash has closed two lanes on the M5 southbound this afternoon (Wednesday).

The lanes were closed between junction 19 (Gordano Services) and junction 20 (Clevedon).

As of 4.20pm, the lanes have opened but delays remain.

A Highways England spokesman said: “Traffic officers have cleared the vehicles involved in the earlier collision to the hard shoulder.

“All lanes have been reopened.

“Please allow extra time for your journey as residual delays of 60 minutes remain on the approach.”

* This story will be updated if more information is provided.

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