Two folks have been taken to hospital following a four-vehicle crash on the M4 this afternoon.
One affected person was taken by air ambulance and one other by highway to Southmead Hospital after the incident, which occurred at round 1pm simply north of the Almondsbury Interchange between Junction 19 and 20 of the westbound carriageway.
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Two additional sufferers have been handled on the scene by emergency crews.
The severity of the sufferers’ accidents will not be but identified.
South Western Ambulance Service despatched a variety of automobiles to the scene, together with a speedy response car, two ambulances, an air ambulance, and an operations officer.
A spokesperson for the service mentioned: “We have been referred to as at 1.05pm a few highway visitors incident simply north of the Almondsbury Interchange. We despatched the next assets to attend the incident: a speedy response car, two ambulances, an air ambulance, and an operations officer.
“One affected person was conveyed by air ambulance to Southmead Hospital, and one affected person was transported by land ambulance to Southmead. Two sufferers have been handled on the scene by our crews.”
All lanes have now been reopened following the incident, nonetheless earlier within the day heavy visitors constructed up across the scene as restoration crews rushed to clear particles on the highway.