Delays on the M5 Motorway following accident today, March 16

Updated story (Thursday, 7.51am):

The site has now been cleared following this morning’s three-vehicle accident on the M5 Motorway near Fairford Road.

However, traffic is still congested and motorists should expect delays.

Original story (Thursday, 7.15am):

Motorists on the M5 Motorway should expect delays this morning following a three-vehicle accident.

The accident occurred at about 7am on the M5 near Fairford Road on March 16.

An eastbound lane is closed to traffic and a motorway crew is at the scene.

There are heavy traffic conditions on the M5 and motorists should expect delays.

More to come.