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Watch: Flooding brings misery to morning commuters as weather warning in place

Heavy rain is causing major problems across the region with motorists having to negotiate flood water on their way to work or school.

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Dramatic pictures show emergency workers having to rescue a large van in Heath House Lane, between Perton and Codsall this morning due to flooding,

Dramatic pictures show cars trying to make their way through flood water in Walsall Road, Walsall Wood, whilst flooding has also been reported in Four Ashes in Staffordshire and the A38 in the Streetly and Lichfield, Kings Bromley and Burton area.

Video was also taken showing cars trying to negotiate their way through the large pools of water.

Wodehouse Lane between Wombourne Island and Gospel End Village towards Sedgley was completely blocked due to flooding during the early hours of the morning.

Drivers heading around the Chapel Ash Roundabout in Wolverhampton faced problems after the drains on the Ring Road Southbound overflowed and left flooding across one of the lanes in the road, which stands opposite the Regus building.