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Five rescued from roof of submerged Eynsford car

PUBLISHED: 10:48 29 October 2013 | UPDATED: 10:48 29 October 2013

The water was 2ft deep in Eynsford. Pic from @Kent999s

The water was 2ft deep in Eynsford. Pic from @Kent999s

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Five people in Eynsford were thankful to Kent Fire and Rescue Service after their car became submerged in water following yesterday’s storm.

Four adults and a child were rescued from the roof of their car after getting stuck in a 2ft deep ford in Riverside at around 7pm.

A spokesman for Kent Fire and Rescue said: “Crews donned dry suits to reach four adults and one child, who were led to dry land.

“Crews then used a winch to pull the vehicle out of the water. No one was injured.”

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