Firefighters Rescue Driver Stuck in Flood Water in Mitchel Troy

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service posted footage on December 21 described as showing the rescue of a driver whose car plunged into a river in Mitchel Troy in Wales.

Officials warned the public to “be aware that river levels will be high” following heavy rain from the previous days.

A yellow weather warning was in place for mid and south Wales on from December 16-23 as heavy rain and potential flooding was forecast to hit the area.

The occupant was in the care of paramedics following the rescue, firefighters said. Credit: South Wales Fire and Rescue Service via Storyful