Family rescued from flood water by St Albans firefighters

PUBLISHED: 10:57 03 February 2014 | UPDATED: 10:57 03 February 2014

A fire engine towed the family's car out of the water.

A fire engine towed the family's car out of the water.

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Firefighters waded in to rescue a family of four whose car got stuck in floodwater in St Albans yesterday.

Crews were called to Sandbridgebury Lane at around 4.15pm when the people carrier got into difficulty in three feet of water.

They spent just over 20 minutes towing the vehicle out of the flood.

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