Flash flooding traps cars in Yorkshire market town

Cars were stranded in flood water in Malton after a sudden storm today.

Thursday, 6th July 2017, 8:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:47 am
The sudden storm caused Broughton Road to be shut to drivers

The downpour earlier this evening saw Broughton Road, next to the town's sports centre, closed due to a large amount of standing water.

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Several vehicles were pictured stuck in the flood water by Twitter user Alex Wainman.

A stranded car in Malton
A stranded car in Malton