Divers called to search flood water for cars

A team of divers have been searching for two sunken cars in flood water under the West Coast Main Line bridge on Euxton Road near Chorley.

Thursday, 7th January 2016, 7:47 am
Updated Thursday, 10th March 2016, 9:56 pm

It is believed the pair have been commissioned by a local salvage company.

During an hour-long search on Wednesday evening, they conducted four sweeps of the flooded site but failed to find the cars.

They are set to return tonight.

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The flood water is quickly becoming an attraction, with people travelling from across the area to have a picture taken at the site.

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