ONE lane of the M5 between Taunton and Wellington was closed after a crash involving two cars and a light goods vehicle. 

THe crash happened around 12.45pm today (June 19). 

Traffic was heavy on the southbound carriage while the accident was cleared. 

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue crews were called to the scene to reports people were trapped.

But on arrival crews confirmed no one was trapped and they got to work to make the scene safe.