Crashes and congestion causing traffic delays across South West

Heavy rainfall causing delays on the region’s busiest roads

Heavy rainfall is causing slow traffic on some of the region’s busiest roads.

There is slow traffic on the M5 Northbound from J26 A38 (Wellington) to J25 A358 (Taunton).

There is also slow traffic from J24 A38 Taunton Road (Bridgwater South) to J21 A370 (Weston-Super-Mare)

Traffic monitoring website Inrix says this is due to heavy rainfall.

Meanwhile, traffic is slow on the A30 Eastbound .

This is from the A390 (Chieverton Cross roundabout, Three Burrows) to the A39 (Carland Cross).

This is stretch of road is also being affected by heavy rainfall.

The A35 Main Street in Chideock, Dorset is experiencing slow traffic.

It’s happening near to The George Inn.

Inrix says traffic is not being helped by the heavy rain.