Multiple car crash on motorway

FOUR cars collided during rush hour on the M5 between Portishead and Avonmouth yesterday (Fri).

Police and fire crews were called to the scene of the accident on the northbound carriageway between junction 18 and 19 at 5.15pm.

The crash involved four vehicles and three lanes of the motorway. Fortunately nobody was trapped in their vehicles and firefighters helped police to make the scene safe for commuters.