A303 shut at Podimore

We were out delivering this morning. Coming into the A303 at Podimore the road had been sealed by the Police.

We have just been advised by Highways England of a “major incident”. This is between Podimore and the A37 at Ilchester.

We will update this as we learn more. In the meantime you are advised to avoid the area.

Update 9.05

A two-vehicle collision occurred at 5.42 this morning. and caused damage to the central reservation. All emergency services are present. The police are recovering vehicles from the scene. National Highways staff are assisting with traffic management.

The closure is expected to remain in place throughout the morning due to the severity of the incident. This will also allow for a police-led investigation to be safely carried out at the scene.

Update 11.15

A303 is now open at Podimore roundabout

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