Second day of flash floods around Ilkeston

David Gretton's picture of a flooded Cotmanhay Road.
David Gretton's picture of a flooded Cotmanhay Road.

Heavy rain caused more misery for drivers in Ilkeston yesterday (Tuesday).

Rush hour traffic was moving very slowly along a waterlogged Nottingham Road, near Gallows Inn after yet another thunderstorm.

Cotmanhay Road was also flooded at about 5.30pm.

There were reports of flooding in Cantelupe Road too.

The forecast is for more rain tomorrow.

The Environment Agency put the River Erewash on flood alert on Tuesday.

If you see flooding let us know on 0115 944 6181 or email pictures and video to news@ilkestonadvertiser.co.uk