Storm Frank: Dramatic video shows caravans smashing into River Dee bridge

Pictures via SWNS

A caravan was apparently swept down the River Dee in Aberdeenshire as the swollen river burst its banks during Storm Frank.

In the dramatic video, a static caravan can be seen hurtling down the river at a remarkable pace before smashing into a bridge and another caravan already caught on the structure.

The force of the floodwater crushes the caravan under the arch of the bridge before it carries on downstream.

Local resident Graeme Miller, who filmed the clip, said six mobile dwellings had sailed down the river to his knowledge.

He said: