M5 crash: man dies

A man in his 20s has died and two others have been taken to hospital in life threatening conditions after a crash on the M5 Southbound this morning. It happened between junctions 25 and 26 at around 6.15am.

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Man dies and two others injured after M5 crash

The M5 Southbound between junctions 25 and 26 (Taunton) is expected to stay closed until at least 11am.

It's following a crash in which a man in his 20s died. Another two people have been taken to Musgrove Park hospital in Taunton in a life threatening condition. All were travelling in the same car.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash.

Motorists are being advised to take alternative routes.

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