River Derwent 'Looks More Like an Ocean' Amid Flooding in Derbyshire

Drone footage showed the area surrounding Darley Dale, England, flooded on January 21 in the wake of Storm Christoph.

A flood warning was in place for the area. Forecasters said river levels were expected to remain high until at least January 22.

Local media reported a “major incident” had been declared across Derbyshire.

The Derbyshire Constabulary Drone Unit, who filmed this video, said “the River Derwent looks more like an ocean.” Credit: @DerPolDroneUnit via Storyful