Dramatic pictures show considerable flooding in Derbyshire village caused by burst water main

These pictures show considerable flooding in a Derbyshire village caused by a burst water main.

Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 3:16 pm
Updated Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 3:19 pm
A burst water main has caused considerable flooding in a Derbyshire village.
A burst water main has caused considerable flooding in a Derbyshire village.

They were captured this morning in Milford by Rod Kirkpatrick/ F Stop Press. For more details on the incident, click here.

A giant spout of water fires into the sky as high as a tall tree after locals say a farmer burst a water main while putting in a fence post this morning. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Flooding in the village of Milford, caused by a burst water main. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press

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A giant spout of water fires into the sky after locals say a farmer burst a water main while putting in a fence post this morning.Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Flooding in the village of Milford, caused by a burst water main. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Ian Busting surveys the damage to his home and wife's florist business. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Ian Busting surveys the damage to his home and wife's florist business. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Flooding in the village of Milford, caused by a burst water main. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Motorcycles and fencing are knocked over by the strength of the flood water. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press
Ian Busting surveys the damage to his home and his wife's florist business. He said: "My wife is devastated. Everything's ruined. Someone will have to pay for all of this" Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/ F Stop Pres
Ian Busting surveys the damage to his home and wife's florist business. Photo - Rod Kirkpatrick/F Stop Press