Derbyshire flooding: Woman swept away in horror flood as river bursts its banks on Derwent

A WOMAN has tragically died after becoming submerged in floodwater.

Parts of England were hit with a month’s worth of rain in just one day.  The woman’s body was found hours after she was swept into Derbyshire’s River Derwent. Whilst visiting the area, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said: “We need to prepare and we need to be investing in defences.

Heavy rains caused the river to burst its banks.

According to the BBC, the woman was reported to have been swept away in Rowsely before her body was found about two miles...
source: Express

2019-11-09 03:14
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