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Police urge drivers to take extra care on the roads following heavy downpours

PUBLISHED: 10:10 31 July 2018 | UPDATED: 13:16 31 July 2018

A hero cyclist chased down a robber who snatched a handbag from a woman in Norwich. Picture: Archant

A hero cyclist chased down a robber who snatched a handbag from a woman in Norwich. Picture: Archant

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Police are urging drivers to take extra care on the country’s roads following the heavy downpours this morning.

@NorfolkPolice has tweeted: “9:05am #A47 #Norwich southern bypass. Considerable standing water in both carriageways due to recent heavy downpour and thunderstorm #drivetoarrive.”

Meanwhile Dan Holley, a meteorologist at UEA-based Weatherquest, has tweeted a map showing the downpours moving towards the county earlier today.

https://twitter.com/NorfolkPolice/status/1024204466936066048

https://twitter.com/danholley_/status/1024169438088753152


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