Motorhome flips onto its side in crash

Motorhome flips onto side blocking A-road
-Credit: (Image: Avon and Somerset Police)


A campervan flipped onto its side following a crash on an A-road in Somerset. The single-vehicle crash involved a motorhome on the A39 near Porlock.

Dramatic pictures from the scene show the motorhome flipped onto its side, wedged between hedgerows. Serious damage can been seen at the back of the motorhome, following the crash.

The road was blocked by the trapped motorhome and police closed the route. A spokesman for Avon and Somerset police confirmed that it recorded "minor injuries for occupants only".

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Motorhome flips onto side blocking A-road
Motorhome flips onto side blocking A-road -Credit:Avon and Somerset Police

Posting the dramatic pitures to social media, Avon and Somerset Police said: "#SCIan has spent 2 days with Team 3 @ASPWestSom using his local knowledge to assist with a successful arrest of a wanted person, arresting a second person for breaching their sex offender conditions, taking statements from an affray & finally attending an RTC #couldyou".

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