6th December 2021

Two vehicles collide with deer between Juntions 25 to 26

Two fire appliances from Bridgwater and a rescue tender from Taunton proceeded to reports of a road traffic collision between Juntions 25 to 26 at 02:06 this morning (Tuesday 28 April).

It was reported that two vehicles and a large animal were involved.

Fire crews confirmed on arrival that all persons were safe and out of the vehicles on the hard shoulder.

Both vehicles had collided with a large animal believed to be a deer, subsequently deceased.

Crews made both vehicles safe and assisted police and ambulance services at the scene whilst the motorway was closed to other traffic.