Downpour causes chaos in Barnstaple

A torrential downpour caused chaos to rush hour traffic in Barnstaple yesterday (Monday) evening. Traffic on main routes in the town were at a standstill as the roads turned into fast-flowing rivers. One fire appliance came across a car stuck in floodwa

A torrential downpour caused chaos to rush hour traffic in Barnstaple yesterday (Monday) evening.Traffic on main routes in the town were at a standstill as the roads turned into fast-flowing rivers.One fire appliance came across a car stuck in floodwater in Eastern Avenue with its occupants inside. The crew moved the vehicle from the water.


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