Man and woman rescued from flood water in Newport Pagnell

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A man and a woman were dragged out of floodwater by a rescue sledge after firefighters were called out to a car and lorry stranded in floods at Newport Pagnell this morning.

The vehicles were stuck in Little Linford Lane and three fire engines rushed to the scene shortly after 9am to help.

Firefighters wore drysuits and used a special water rescue sledge to move the man and woman to safety.