There is heavy congestion on the M5 heading north to Somerset, which causes serious delays for motorists.
Traffic has been very dense on the road for most of the afternoon and shows no sign of slowing down at rush hour.
SLOW MOTION: Traffic at junction 25 Taunton at 4:45 pm
As of 4:45 pm, there was approximately 1:50 of delay between J26 and J22, but there were also delays for those traveling to Bridgwater, Taunton and Ilminster.
If you pass through Somerset this afternoon, there are significant delays on the M5 heading north between J27 Tiverton and J22 Highbridge, A358 eastbound on the A303. The A303 between Podimore and Sparkford in both directions and severe congestion at Bridgwater. pic.twitter.com/bF24eczgMp
– Somerset Travel (@TravelSomerset) May 31, 2019