4.07pm Update: Highways England has now said all lanes are now after all vehicles were removed to the hard shoulder for recovery.

Motorists are warned to still expect delays in the area.


3.45pm Update: Highways England report one of the cars cannot be moved - and the incident is now causing severe delays back to Junction 8.

Original story: A MULTI-vehicle crash has led to two lanes being closed on the M5.

The crash has happened between Junction 7 and 6 northbound in the last hour.

Lanes two and three are closed.

Highways England has said motorists should expect delays of 15 minutes - and are currently reporting it expects the incident to be cleared at around 4.30pm