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M5 crash eyewitness: 'I carried baby to safety'

Seven people have been killed and 51 injured in a 34-vehicle pile-up on the M5 in Somerset, police have confirmed.

Officers said Friday night's crash, which happened close to junction 25 northbound at about 20:30 GMT, led to a "massive fireball" at the scene.

Tom Hammill narrowly escaped injury in the crash, but told the BBC's Clinton Rogers what happened.

  • 05 Nov 2011
  • From the section UK
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