Crash causes long M5 delays

By Tim Clarke Monday 28 January 2013 Updated: 28/01 10:11

MOTORISTS are facing long delays on the M5 near Worcester this morning (Monday) after a lorry hit the central reservation.

The crash happened on the southbound carriageway between Junction 7 and Junction 8 before 6am and initially forced the closure of all three lanes.

Only one lane is now closed but motorists are still faced with delays of up to 50 minutes.

Popular »

1 Brave rower plans Pacific challenge

2 Water bills set to rise

3 Supermarket plans spark traffic fears

4 Familiar faces celebrate school birthday

5 Lack of players sees football team close

More news »

Cyclist sought in Locke murder probe

DETECTIVES investigating the death of Adrian Locke in

First glimpse of plans to expand hospice

THESE images provide a first glimpse of £1.4million

Festival will be music to the ears of chosen charity

ORGANISERS of the Worcester Music Festival are calling

New swimming pool moves step closer

PLANS to build a new £13million swimming pool

Regional news »


Stratford Observer
Rower switches to road for charity challenge

A ROWER seeking a new challenge is cycling from London ...

Bromsgrove Standard
Tribute paid to 81-year-old who died in Bromsgrove car crash

A RUBERY pensioner who died after a car crash in ...

Redditch Standard
Warning to drivers after Alvechurch car-jacking

A DRIVER was pulled to the ground and had his ...

Evesham Observer
Jailed for 70mph bid to evade the police

A VAN driver who sped through the centre of Evesham ...