Cars have been swept off the road and homes submerged amid devastating Yorkshire floods

Cars have been swept off a road and homes submerged by water amid devastating flooding when a river in Yorkshire burst its banks. Emergency services scrambled to the town of Snaith in Humberside after the River Aire flooded at around 3pm on Tuesday. A number of traders and homeowners have been forced to evacuate, as photos appear of vehicles and buildings almost completely submerged by water.

This video was shot on the 26th Feb 2020.