M5 crash causing long tailbacks near Taunton

Traffic is building up after a collision on the M5 northbound near Taunton.

Online traffic site INRIX is reporting the incident took place about three miles after Junction 25 where it meets the A358 shortly before 8.50pm tonight.

One lane of the three is said to be closed which is causing “heavy traffic”.

There is no further information at this stage although DevonLive will continue to add updates as we get them.

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