Aerial footage of the crash
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Aerial footage shows M5 crash devastation

Police say that seven people have died following a multi-vehicle pile-up near junction 25 of the M5 motorway in Somerset on Friday night.

Helicopter footage shows the extent of the devastation and damage caused by the crash.

The examination from above reveals the severity of the accident, says the BBC's John Maguire, reporting from the scene.

  • 05 Nov 2011
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