Somerset fire crews honoured with bravery medal

Fire crews from Somerset will be honoured with a new medal for bravery at a ceremony tonight.

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Somerset fire crews honoured with bravery medal

Many will receive awards for their actions during the M5 crash Credit: ITV News West Country

Fire crews from Somerset will be honoured with a new medal for bravery at a ceremony tonight.

Around a dozen officers will receive the awards for exceptional actions following the M5 crash nearly three years ago in which seven people died. Some will also receive awards for their work in challenging conditions during flooding.

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