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What may have caused the fatal M5 crash?

Although the cause of Friday's fatal crash on the M5 has not been established, bad weather, a nearby firework display and speed may all have been factors.

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

Philippa Thomas reports.

  • 05 Nov 2011
  • From the section UK
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