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Firefighters Make Second Rescue On West Stafford Bypass

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2:30pm 15th January 2013

A second person has had to be rescued by the fire service after becoming trapped in flood water on the West Stafford Bypass, near Dorchester.

It's the second time Dorset Fire and Rescue has been called out to the flooded road in as many days.

Warning signs are in place to alert motorists not to drive on the bypass, but some people have been taking the risk and getting stuck.

Luckily no one was seriously hurt in yesterday's rescue.

Fire Chiefs are asking people to respect flood warning signs.



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