Full Report: Torrential floods cause bridge to collapse

48 hours of poor weather caused roads to close and cut communities off in the North East.Flood alerts have now been lifted,, but the clean-up is continuing.

In Woolsingham in County Durham a bridge collapsed - cutting off the village from the main road.

The council has now said that they will be putting a temporary bridge in place to allow vehicles to travel along the road.

Watch the full report from Frances Read below.

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Floods cut off local bridge

A temporary bridge is set to be erected in Woolsingham after 48 hours of torrential flooding caused a bridge connecting the village to the main road to collapse.