Traffic builds after vehicles crash on M5

PUBLISHED: 14:13 09 July 2017 | UPDATED: 17:03 09 July 2017

Police officers are on the scene.

Police officers are on the scene.

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A crash, involving a car and a caravan, has occurred on the M5 this afternoon (Sunday) causing significant delays.

The motorway was partially blocked around junction 18A (Avonmouth) following the accident on the northbound carriageway.

Two lanes were closed and traffic started stacking back past junction 19 (Portishead).

However, Highways England said the road fully reopened at about 2.35pm.


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