Cumbria County Council has tweeted that people were seen crossing a Cumbrian bridge 20 minutes before it collapsed... despite warning signs being in place.
Bell Bridge had stood near the village of Welton for nearly 250 years, but was damaged in the December floods, and collapsed yesterday.
The outdoor charity fundraiser has been cancelled because of severe weather.
The Met Office has issued yellow warnings for rain across much of the country on Wednesday as ex-Storm Jonas sweeps in from the Atlantic
The Glenridding Hotel has flooded again - after flooding three times in a fortnight in December.