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One person rescued from car in Inverurie flooding

One person was rescued from a car caught in flood water in Aberdeenshire.

The incident happened in Inverurie on the B993 at about 06:00 after a spell of heavy rain.

Firefighters had to rescue the motorist from their vehicle.

A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: "Specialist crews used an inflatable sled to rescue one casualty from their car which had become surrounded by the water."

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