Police Warn Further Flooding

Cumbria Police are receiving numerous calls about flooding on roads in Cumbria.

The following roads are experience flooding and Police are asking that these areas are avoid and alternative routes sought:

· Coach Road in Whitehaven
· Trumpet Road in Cleator Moor
· B5345 St Bees Road
· Dearham at Maryport
· Seaton Road between Broughton Moor and Cockermouth
· School Brow at Moresby Parks, Whitehaven

Police are advising motorists to take care across the roads in the region. Advice is not to drive through any water that the depth cannot be judged and avoid any areas known to be flooding.

Keep up to date with the situation on the roads at www.cumbria.police.uk/traffic or tune into local radio stations.