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Current traffic around Somerset

ACCIDENT
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A3088 and the A37 .
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 01:15 and 01:30 on 18 Sep 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 01:15 and 01:30 on 18 Sep 2021.
Lanes closed: All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 3.62m from Ilchester.
ACCIDENT
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3088 .
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 03:15 and 03:30 on 18 Sep 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 03:15 and 03:30 on 18 Sep 2021.
Lanes closed: All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 1.05m from Ilchester.
ACCIDENT
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J25 (Taunton) .
Reason: Road traffic collision.
Status: Cleared.
Nearest town: 3.48m from Taunton. CLEARED @ 18:37
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J23 (Highbridge) and J24 (Bridgwater) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 20:00 and 20:15 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.44m from Bridgewater. CLEARED @ 19:58
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 southbound at junction J23 (Highbridge) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:15 and 19:30 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.52m from Bridgewater. CLEARED @ 19:22
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound exit slip at junction J24 (Bridgwater) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:45 and 19:00 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.01m from Bridgewater. CLEARED @ 18:46
CONGESTION
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:30 and 18:45 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.66m from Ilchester. CLEARED @ 18:37
CONGESTION
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:00 and 18:15 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.66m from Ilchester. CLEARED @ 18:10
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J23 (Highbridge) and J25 (Taunton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:45 and 20:00 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 1 and a half hours against expected traffic.
Earlier Reason: Caused by an earlier accident.
Nearest town: 4.4m from Taunton. CLEARED @ 18:37
CONGESTION
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J21 (Weston super Mare) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:45 and 19:00 on 17 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 15 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 8.57m from Bradford. CLEARED @ 18:46
CONGESTION
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A372 and the A359 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:30 and 18:45 on 17 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 1.69m from Ilchester. CLEARED @ 18:37


There are no current incidents in this location.

Somerset Roadworks

ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J23 (Highbridge) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed.
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There are two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.47m from Bridgewater.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J22 (Burnham on Sea) and J24 (Bridgwater) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed.
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There are two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.5m from Burnham-on-Sea. CLEARED @ 23:25
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the A371 and the junction with the A372 .
Reason: Roadworks scheme.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: from 20:08 on 17 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 5.74m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 4.81m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the A372 and the junction with the A359 .
Reason: Roadworks scheme.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: from 20:08 on 17 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 4.56m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound at the junction with the A359 .
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 4.8m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the A371 and the junction with the A359 .
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 5.74m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A372 and the A359 .
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 4.56m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J24 (Bridgwater) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed.
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There are two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.76m from Taunton.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A371 .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Emergency Roadside Drains works.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 05:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.46m from Wincanton.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 3.01m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A372 and the A359 .
Reason: Roadworks.
Status: Currently Active.
Period: expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 2.82m from Ilchester.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J23 (Highbridge) and J24 (Bridgwater) .
Lane closures: Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.
Reason: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 21 Sep 2021 to 05:00 on 22 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.37m from Bridgewater.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J23 (Highbridge) .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 06:00 on 21 Sep 2021 to 18:00 on 21 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 1.9m from Bridgewater.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound entry slip at junction J23 (Highbridge) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 18:00 from 20 Sep 2021 to 24 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.71m from Bridgewater.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 southbound between junctions J22 (Burnham on Sea) and J24 (Bridgwater) .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 18:00 from 20 Sep 2021 to 24 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 3.62m from Burnham-on-Sea.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M5 northbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J26 (Wellington) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 19 Sep 2021 to 24 Sep 2021.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 26 Sep 2021 to 1 Oct 2021.
Schedule: From 21:00 on 3 Oct 2021 to 06:00 on 4 Oct 2021.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 4 Oct 2021 to 8 Oct 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 9.56m from Bradford.

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Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A3088 and the A37 .

Due to: Road traffic collision.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 01:15 and 01:30 on 18 September 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 01:15 and 01:30 on 18 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 3.62m from Ilchester.

50.97--2.74

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3088 .

Due to: Road traffic collision.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 03:15 and 03:30 on 18 September 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 03:15 and 03:30 on 18 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Nearest town: 1.05m from Ilchester.

51--2.69

Location: southbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J25 (Taunton) .

Due to: Road traffic collision.

Status : Cleared.
Nearest town: 3.48m from Taunton.

51.04--3.03

Location: southbound between junctions J23 (Highbridge) and J24 (Bridgwater) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 20:00 and 20:15 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.44m from Bridgewater.

51.13--2.97

Location: southbound at junction J23 (Highbridge) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:15 and 19:30 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.52m from Bridgewater.

51.16--2.98

Location: northbound exit slip at junction J24 (Bridgwater) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:45 and 19:00 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.01m from Bridgewater.

51.1--3

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:30 and 18:45 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.66m from Ilchester.

51.03--2.58

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:00 and 18:15 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.66m from Ilchester.

51.03--2.58

Location: southbound between junctions J23 (Highbridge) and J25 (Taunton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:45 and 20:00 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 1 and a half hours against expected traffic.

Earlier Due to: Caused by an earlier accident.
Nearest town: 4.4m from Taunton.

51.06--3.02

Location: northbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J21 (Weston super Mare) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:45 and 19:00 on 17 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 15 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 8.57m from Bradford.

50.93--3.34

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A372 and the A359 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 18:30 and 18:45 on 17 September 2021.
Nearest town: 1.69m from Ilchester.

51.02--2.65

Location: northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J23 (Highbridge) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed.

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.47m from Bridgewater.

51.14--2.97

Location: southbound between junctions J22 (Burnham on Sea) and J24 (Bridgwater) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed.

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.5m from Burnham-on-Sea.

51.19--2.97

Location: westbound between the A371 and the junction with the A372 .

Due to: Roadworks scheme.



Period : from 20:08 on 17 September 2021 to 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 5.74m from Ilchester.

51.04--2.56

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 4.81m from Ilchester.

51.03--2.57

Location: eastbound between the A372 and the junction with the A359 .

Due to: Roadworks scheme.



Period : from 20:08 on 17 September 2021 to 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 4.56m from Ilchester.

51.03--2.58

Location: eastbound at the junction with the A359 .

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 4.8m from Ilchester.

51.03--2.57

Location: westbound between the A371 and the junction with the A359 .

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 5.74m from Ilchester.

51.04--2.56

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A372 and the A359 .

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 4.56m from Ilchester.

51.03--2.58

Location: northbound between junctions J26 (Wellington) and J24 (Bridgwater) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed.

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.76m from Taunton.

51.01--3.07

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A371 .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Emergency Roadside Drains works.



Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 18 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 3.46m from Wincanton.

51.04--2.49

Location: westbound between the junctions with the A359 and the A372 .

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 3.01m from Ilchester.

51.02--2.61

Location: eastbound between the junctions with the A372 and the A359 .

Due to: Roadworks.



Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 18 September 2021.
Nearest town: 2.82m from Ilchester.

51.02--2.62

Location: southbound between junctions J23 (Highbridge) and J24 (Bridgwater) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed.

Due to: Emergency barrier repairs are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 21 September 2021 to 05:00 on 22 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.37m from Bridgewater.

51.12--2.97

Location: northbound between junctions J24 (Bridgwater) and J23 (Highbridge) .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 06:00 on 21 September 2021 to 18:00 on 21 September 2021.
Nearest town: 1.9m from Bridgewater.

51.15--2.98

Location: southbound entry slip at junction J23 (Highbridge) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 18:00 from 20 September 2021 to 24 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.71m from Bridgewater.

51.17--2.98

Location: southbound between junctions J22 (Burnham on Sea) and J24 (Bridgwater) .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 06:00 and 18:00 from 20 September 2021 to 24 September 2021.
Nearest town: 3.62m from Burnham-on-Sea.

51.19--2.97

Location: northbound between junctions J27 (Barnstaple) and J26 (Wellington) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 19 September 2021 to 24 September 2021.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 26 September 2021 to 1 October 2021.

Schedule : From 21:00 on 3 October 2021 to 06:00 on 4 October 2021.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 4 October 2021 to 8 October 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 9.56m from Bradford.

50.92--3.36