A CAR crashed into the central reservation on the M5 Southbound near J23 causing delays for motorists.

One lane has been closed following the crash which happened shortly before 10am this morning (Tuesday, January 16).

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The incident caused delays in both directions put particularly on the Southbound side of the carriageway near Bridgwater.

The incident has now been cleared and traffic is flowing normally.

Last updated: 12:27pm