Mobile phone footage of the Taunton Rugby Club fireworks display
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M5 crash: Amateur video of Taunton fireworks display

Investigators of the M5 crash in Somerset in which seven people died are treating a nearby fireworks display as a "major line of inquiry".

The 34-vehicle pile-up happened at junction 25, near Taunton, on Friday night.

Taunton Deane Borough Council is meeting police officers to talk through event licence requirements.

As mobile phone video of the fireworks display at Taunton Rugby Club emerged, the BBC's Louise Hubball said eyewitnesses had described seeing both fog and smoke.

  • 07 Nov 2011
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