East Donegal worst hit with overnight flash flooding

 

Overnight flash flooding has left a considerable amount of surface water on some routes across the North West.

East Donegal was worst hit with several routes in and around Lifford now reopen after being temporarily closed overnight.

It's understood that no homes or businesses have been affected.

Local Cllr Gerry Crawford has been praising the swift response of Donegal County Council.

However he says that these areas are prone to flooding and believes more prevention measures can be implemented: