- Thursday, 16 May 2019 07:16
M5 Northbound, JCT 18-17
Crews from Avonmouth, Portishead and Pill fire stations were called to a road traffic collision involving a minibus, van and two lorries.
On arrival firefighters two casualties from using heavy rescue equipment, holmatro tools, and a winch.
Both casualties, along with a third casualty that had self-rescued prior to firefighters’ arrival, were conveyed to hospital.
Ambulance, police and Highways England were also in attendance and the road was closed for several hours.