Fatal Collision Axbridge
Two cars collided on the A38 this morning (18 September) between Tarnock and Lower Weare, near Axbridge. The collision happened at around 11.20am. A blue Vauxhall Agila was in collision with a black Audi Q7.
Sadly a man and a women in the Vauxhall died at the scene. The male driver of the Audi has gone to hospital for assessment.
Please note that the road remains closed while collision investigators examine the scene. Motorists are urged to avoid the area.
Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident to come forward. Please get in touch if you saw the incident or either of the cars immediately prior to it. Police are also asking for anyone with relevant dashcam, CCTV or doorbell footage to come forward. If you can help then please call 101 and give the reference 5222225553.