M5 delays after two crashes between Bromsgrove and Droitwich

By Tristan Harris Monday 03 December 2012 Updated: 10/12 09:51

TWO CRASHES on the M5 this morning (Monday) have led to long tailbacks for rush hour commuters.

The first incident, involving three cars, took place on the southbound carriageway between Junction 4A (Bromsgrove) and 5 (Droitwich) at around 7.20am.

And then, at 8.30am, another crash, this one involving two vehicles, happened just 200 yards away from the first on the same southbound carriageway.

Luckily no one was seriously injured in the collisions, but, police say, the position of the cars on the carriageway has meant lengthy delays for drivers.

Popular »

1 Man walks free from Droitwich crash in which car overturns

2 Former Droitwich mayor backs skate park bid

3 4,000 worth of valuables stolen in Droitwich burglary

4 Droitwich MP Sir Peter receives his knighthood

5 Wacker plate worth 2,950 taken from Droitwich building site

More news »

Hard work leads to better report

A DROITWICH school which was classed as ‘inadequate’

Telling the Christmas story

THERE will be plenty of tea-towels and tinsel

Maternity chiefs bid for slice cash pot

MATERNITY chiefs at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust

Sitting pretty thanks to top award

A DROITWICH-based furniture manufacturer has been honoured for

Regional news »


Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.

Evesham Observer
Local group boosts Riverside Centre

A PERSHORE youth group has reaped the rewards after a ...

Redditch Standard
Stories of Great War fallen heroes told in exhibition

THE STORIES behind some of those who gave their lives ...

Stratford Observer
Extra police for Bulldog Bash

POLICE will be out in force when the Bulldog Bash ...

Local Businesses More Businesses »