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A377 in Bishops Tawton blocked due to flooding

By e_glanfield  |  Posted: January 30, 2013

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A number of roads across North Devon remain blocked or closed due to flooding today.

Heavy rain fell overnight on already saturated ground causing flooding to local roads and fields.

Click here to view a photo gallery of flooding at Newbridge in Barnstaple.

The A377 at Bishops Tawton remains blocked this morning due to flooding at Newbridge Cross. There are reports of cars getting stuck in the area and motorists are advised to approach with care or seek an alternative route where possible.

There is also flooding in Exebridge. The road is closed between the Exebridge junction and the Oldways End junction due to flooding.

There is set to be brief respite from the recent heavy rain which has caused problems across the county.

There are currently no weather warnings in place for North Devon until Friday.

Have you seen a road closure or flooding on the road? Get in touch to let us know. Email emma.glanfield@localworld.co.uk or tweet us @ThisisNDevon.

Click here to view a one-day or four-day weather forecast for North Devon.

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