M5 Southbound closed due to serious collision

Credit: ITV West Country

The M5 Southbound, between J30 and J31 near Exeter, remains fully closed due to a serious collision, according to Highways England.

The M5 northbound, between J31 and J30 has been re-opened.

Diversions towards the A479 and A38 towards Kennford, and A397 and A377 towards Alphington have been put in place for motorists.

Officials are also releasing traffic past the incident through the hard shoulder.