POLICE are hunting a motorist who drove off after a three-car collision on the M5 in North Somerset.

The occupants in the other two vehicles were injured in the incident near Clevedon on Tuesday of last week (October 24).

Police have appealed to the public to help identify the car that left the scene of the incident near Clevedon between 5.45pm and 5.50pm.

An Avon and Somerset Police spokesperson said the collision took place on the southbound carriageway of the motorway, just south of Junction 20.

They added: "A black Nissan Juke and a silver Honda Civic were both damaged and their occupants suffered minor injuries.

"The third car, a silver BMW, initially stopped at the scene but left before details were exchanged.

"We’re looking for dashcam footage or any witnesses of the collision who may be able to identify this vehicle."

If you can help, contact police on 101 quoting reference number 5223261388 or complete the Avon and Somerset Police online appeals form.