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Family's lucky escape from floods


On Thursday, 19 November 2009, Dean Ball was driving to Kendal with his two children when a surge of water from the River Brathay washed his car away.

To make it worse the whole thing was watched by the children's mother Jen who was driving behind them.

The family did escape, but only after Deans quick thinking.

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