PEOPLE were rescued from vehicles stuck in floodwaters in a North Yorkshire village.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service said crews from Knaresborough and Harrogate responded to a report of vehicles stuck in floodwater in Cattal at 7.42am today (Tuesday, January 30).


The spokesperson said: “Crews walked to the vehicles and assisted the occupants to walk to a safe area.

“Both vehicles were left in situ to await recovery.”