Man rescued from car in floods

Brixham coastguard has co-ordinated the rescue of a driver who got stuck on the tidal road between Aveton Gifford and Bigbury.

The road, by the River Avon, floods at high tide. The driver was released from his vehicle and the tide is receding.

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Flooding Hits South West

The Environment Agency issues dozens of flood warnings across Devon, Dorset and Somerset after severe rain.