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Heavy rain causes widespread flooding across the Midlands

The B4348 is flooded in places Credit: West Mercia Police

Several properties have been flooded and many roads have been closed due to flooding across the Midlands.

The River Severn has flooded several areas between Worcester and Tewkesbury. Flood alerts are still in place for the rivers Arrow, Frome, Leadon, Lugg and Wye.

There are multiple flood warnings across Worcestershire Credit: Flood information service
River Teme at Bransford Credit: Dave Throup, Environment Agency

A flood warning means that flooding is expected and immediate action is required, while a flood alert means that flooding is possible and people should be prepared.

Drivers are also being warned not to drive through floodwater.

You can find out which areas are flooded near you here.