Storms cause flooding in Ilkeston

Flooding in Nottingham Road, near Gallows Inn, Ilkeston.
Flooding in Nottingham Road, near Gallows Inn, Ilkeston.

Police closed a road in Ilkeston last night after heavy rain.

As thunderstorms battered the town, the bottom of Nottingham Road, close to the Gallows Inn pub became impassible.

The road has since been re-opened.

This photograph was posted on Facebook last night.