Initial Information: We are receiving numerous calls and rescuing motorists stranded in flood water.
PLEASE DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOOD WATER UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES!
Local councils can be contacted to secure sand bags.
Areas particularly affected by this are Ratby, Kirby Muxloe, Appleby Magna, Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Redmile, Asfordby, Cossington, Sileby, Loughborough, Hathern. Updated Incident Information: Public Statement Issued:
Please note that Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service warrants that the information provided is believed accurate as at the date and time of publishing, this includes an indication of the nature of the incident, the cause motive and basic cause description. The Service reserves the right after that date to change, at its absolute discretion, the information provided in any way it chooses including but not limited to deletion and addition without further notice to you.