Dozens of roads across a large area of the south up to the Midlands were under water. At some places, several people have been rescued from their vehicles and trains have been cancelled due to heavy rain across England.
Warnings have been put for the travellers to check their route before setting off, as heavy rain threatens to cause havoc in some parts of the country.
According to Met Office, more rain is expected and the Environment Agency has issued 189 flood alerts and 30 flood warnings.
Various river banks’ get burst and have flooded the fields due to continuous heavy rain.
EA flood risk manager, Craig Woolhouse has said: “Our teams are out around the clock to minimise the risks and prepare for flooding, clearing drainage channels and ensuring that flood defences are working properly.
“We urge people to keep up to date with the weather forecast and local news overnight and remain prepared for flooding in their area by signing up to receive free flood warnings and staying away from dangerous flood water.”
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