Three lanes are closed on the M5 southbound between Junction 20 B3133 (Clevedon) and Junction 21 A370 / B3440 (Weston-Super-Mare) due to an overturned vehicle.
At least four fire engines and the police helicopter are attending.
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Chillier this evening with largely clear skies.
Mainly dry with sunny spells this afternoon.
A thief who tried to snatch £20 from a disabled teenage girl has been jailed after she fought him off and passers-by pinned him down.