Somerset

One person dies in A303 multi-vehicle crash

  • 26 September 2013
  • From the section Somerset
A303 crash, Thursday, 26 Sept 2013
Image caption The incident on the Illminster bypass, between Ilminster and South Petherton, involved four vehicles

One man has died and three others have been injured in a multi-vehicle crash on the A303 in Somerset.

The accident involved four vehicles on the Illminster bypass between Ilminster and South Petherton at 11:15 BST.

Avon and Somerset police said the crash involved a lorry which collided with a Corsa and then two other cars.

Police have confirmed the driver of the Corsa died. The driver of the lorry has been arrested in connection with the accident.

The road reopened at 18:00 BST.

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