Flash Flood Hits Coverack in Cornwall

StoryfulWeatherPublished: July 18, 2017Updated: July 21, 2017135 views
Published: July 18, 2017Updated: July 21, 2017

Flash flooding sent water rushing through the streets after severe thunderstorms hit the Cornish village of Coverack on Tuesday, July 18. According to the BBC, two people were airlifted from the roof of a house by helicopter after becoming stranded while multiple houses had flood damage. Water from the flood ran downhill through the village before crashing over the village wall and into the sea. Cornwall Fire and Rescue worked to clean up the area, along with other emergency services, as shown in this video. Credit: Twitter/LeahLily11 via Storyful

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