Person dies as three lorries crash on M5 in Gloucestershire

Person dies as three lorries crash on M5 in Gloucestershire Credit: ITV News

A person has died and two others have been left seriously injured after a crash involving three lorries on the M5.

Police were called early on Saturday (April 24) to an accident between J13 (Stroud) and J14 (Thornbury) near Michaelwood Services.

The section of motorway was closed in both directions.

The closure was in place throughout the day but the road has now reopened.

The drivers of the two other vehicles have been taken to Southmead Hospital.

Police are appealing to anyone who was travelling northbound or southbound and witnessed the accident.


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