The worst September flooding in a generation has left homeowners and businesses mopping up, and made travel almost impossible through some cities, towns and villages.
The A1, which was closed for thirty miles northbound from Dishforth for two days, has re-opened, but one of the main roads into York, the A19 through Fulford, is still closed. David Hirst has spent the day in Cawood near Selby, where rising water has closed the bridge over the River Ouse.
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Four men were allegedly assaulted in a series of incidents
The 77-year-old died in hospital after the incident on Thursday. The driver of the car is helping police with their enquiries.
The incident in Kirton in Lindsey is the latest in a series of similar raids