Car crashes in heavy fog on M5 near Devon border

A car crashed in heavy fog on the M5 heading into Devon this morning.

The incident took place southbound between Junction 26 for Wellington in Somerset and Junction 27 for Tiverton.

Highways England reported that two lanes of the motorway wereclosed while recovery takes place.

At 6.15am, traffic was said to be ‘coping well’.

The road had fully reopened by 7.35am.

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