PICTURES: Firefighters called to numerous flooding incidents in and around Diss

Flooding in Winfarthing. Picture courtesy of Emma Shawcross.
Flooding in Winfarthing. Picture courtesy of Emma Shawcross.

Homes have flooded and motorists have become stranded following floods in and around Diss this afternoon and into this evening.

Firefighters have responded to multiple flooding incidents in Diss, Oakley, Scole, Winfarthing and Burston.

Flooding on the B1077 Shelfanger crossroads. Picture courtesy of Susan Simington.

Flooding on the B1077 Shelfanger crossroads. Picture courtesy of Susan Simington.

In Winfarthing, the Surface Rescue Boat from Carrow and a fire crew from Attleborough assisted stranded motorists from their vehicles after they became stuck because of flood water shortly before 4.45pm.

Crews from Diss, Long Stratton and Harleston have removed water from flooded properties in Scole, Burston and The Heywood, Diss.

Further flooding incidents have seen crews from Harleston, Attleborough, East Harling, Diss and Wroxham attend Thomas Manning Road, Diss; Low Street, Oakley; Diss Road, Scole; Wash Lane, Shelfanger, and Short Green and The Street, Winfarthing.

Fire officers have also assessed and given advice on flooding in Diss Road and Audley Close, Burston; Sandy Lane, Diss; Norwich Road, Scole, and Alburgh Road, Hempnall.

Flooding in Law Road, Oakley. Photo courtesy of Ursula Halton.

Flooding in Law Road, Oakley. Photo courtesy of Ursula Halton.

More here as we have it.

Email your photos of the flooding to laura.smith@jpress.co.uk

Flooding in Winfarthing. Picture courtesy of Emma Shawcross.

Flooding in Winfarthing. Picture courtesy of Emma Shawcross.

Flooding in Winfarthing. Photo courtesy of Anne Landamore.

Flooding in Winfarthing. Photo courtesy of Anne Landamore.

Flooding in Burston, near the Strike School. Photo courtesy of Martin Hain.

Flooding in Burston, near the Strike School. Photo courtesy of Martin Hain.

Flooding on the A143 at Billingford. Photo courtesy of Heather and Malcolm Butcher

Flooding on the A143 at Billingford. Photo courtesy of Heather and Malcolm Butcher

Flooding in Winfarthing. Photo courtesy of Anne Landamore.

Flooding in Winfarthing. Photo courtesy of Anne Landamore.