U turn on M5 – witness appeal

Avon & Somerset Police are appealing for witnesses after a driver attempted a U turn on an M5 slip road. A black Honda Civic attempted to join the northbound carriageway at junction 24 (Bridgwater South). This was at around 7.30pmon Sunday 23 May. Traffic was building on the main carriageway due to a collision. The Civic driver was seen to perform a U-turn and drive back up the sliproad in the wrong direction.

Unfortunately for them, the incident was spotted by an off-duty officer who reported it. The Police are keen to hear from any other witnesses, or motorists with dashcam, to assist our enquiries. Please call 101 giving reference number 5221115857.

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