Shocking footage of the flooding as two weeks of rain falls in an hour, a fire engine is washed down a road. Police have advised anyone affected to go upstairs. It comes as The Environment Agency has issued 70 flood warnings and 181 alerts across England as rain lashes Britain.
The Isle of Man Constabulary said earlier: “Persons are trapped in at least 3 houses. Fire Rescue and Coastguard are on scene with fast water rescue teams.
"A major incident has been declared with all Govt agencies helping out. We are asking that any persons trapped go up stairs and monitor media.”
The Met Office has warned that some parts of the country will see two weeks of rain in less than one hour.
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