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Fire crews rescue person after car enters ditch

Cambridgeshire Fire services assisted a person trapped in a vehicle in water on Bullock Road, Morborne near Yaxley in Peterborough. 
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Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue services rescue car from water ditch (Picture: Yaxley community Fire and Rescue station)

Crews were called on January 27, at 7.03am to find a vehicle had left the road and ended up in a water filled ditch.  

One person was rescued from the vehicle by firefighters wearing water gear, before they were left in the care of the ambulance service. 

Crews returned to their stations by 8.30am. 

More rain is expected in the remainder of the week in and around city. Fire services have urged members of public to pay attention to flood alerts and warnings from the Environment Agency and drive cautiously.