Seven People Rescued From Stranded Cars

A ten year old is amongst seven people to be rescued from cars stuck in flood water around Bury St Edmunds and Haverhill.

Flooded road

Suffolk Fire and Rescue were called out to help four cars at Withersfield, Nowton, Whepsted and Great Thurlow. 

Both Norfolk and Suffolk police are warning people to take extra care in all the standing water caused by the heavy rain overnight.

  • Use dipped headlights

  • Increase your distance from the vehicle in front and be prepared to move further back if your visibility gets worse

  • Make sure your windscreen wipers are in good working order

  • Beware of slippery road surfaces, especially if the rain follows a long dry spell

  • Watch out puddles and areas of flooding.

 

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Margherita Taylor

9am - 12pm

Email the show

Margherita Taylor

On TV: Heart Xmas Is Here!

4am - 10am

Watch heart TV

  • Mel And Kim Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree

    09:51

    iTunes

  • John Lennon , Yoko Ono Happy Christmas (War Is Over)

    09:48

    iTunes

  • Lily Allen Somewhere Only We Know

    09:40

    iTunes

  • Pretenders 2000 Miles

    09:36

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter