Flood sweeps man to death as UK storms continue
Sam JonesA man has died after being swept away by floodwater as heavy rain and thunderstorms continued to batter much of England, Scotland and Ireland.
West Mercia police said the man was overcome by the water in a stream at Bitterley, near Ludlow in Shropshire, shortly after 10.30am on Thursday.
The accident was reported by witnesses and the man's body was found after an extensive search involving police, fire crews and the Severn Area Rescue Association.
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" Flood sweeps man to death as UK storms continue", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2012. Consulté le 03/10/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/flood-sweeps-man-to-death-as-uk-storms-continue