There are delays on the M4 this afternoon following three separate crashes.

Crashes have occurred on both sides on the carriageway between junctions 18 and 19.

Avon and Somerset Police, currently dealing with a crash on the eastbound carriageway, said two further crashes had taken place on the westbound side at the same location.

They said: "Please take care when driving on the motorway in this area."

Earlier there was an overturned vehicle between junctions 17 and 18 but this has now been cleared.