Cumbria flooding

The clear-up is underway again after more heavy rain battered the Cumbrian coastline.

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Elderly man rescued from floodwater

An elderly man had to be rescued by RNLI volunteers after his car got stuck in floodwater in West Cumbria.

The 91-year-old, from Penrith, had driven his BMW into water across the Skinburness Marsh Road near Silloth on Monday afternoon.

Police are warning people to stay away from coastal areas at risk of flooding.

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