River Thames floods car park in Staines

The River Thames at Staines Bridge has completely engulfed the tow path this morning.

The ground level of Bridge Street car park in Staines is underwater, according to Surrey Police Roads Officers.


This is the view of Staines Bridge this morning from the top level of Bridge Street car park. Ground floor is flooded http://t.co/d4UFnpgqQc



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