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Tributes paid to woman who died in M5 crash

Joanne has been described as a loving mother, wife, sister, auntie and nanny. Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

The family of a woman who died in a collision on the M5 has paid tribute to her.

Joanne Jennings, 45, from Highbridge, died in the crash near junction 25 for Taunton, which happened at about 8.30am on Thursday, 13 September.

Joanne was a loving mother, wife, sister, auntie and nanny.

She was always filled with joy and happiness, laughing and smiling as she went about her day.

She will be sadly missed by family and friends and has a place in many people’s hearts.”

– Joanne Jennings' Family


90 minute delays expected on M5 near Taunton

Severe delays on the M5 after a caravan over turned Credit: Highways England/Twitter

Delays of up to 90 minutes are expected if you're travelling on the M5 between J26 and J25 near Taunton after a caravan over turned. Highways England say it has been recovered and debris is being cleared from the motorway. They are warning of 'severe delays' on approach.

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