Mersea Island kayaker ‘chased by a bus’ on flooded road

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    A kayaker found himself being pursued by a bus as a high tide threatened to cut off a road.

    The Strood, which connects Mersea Island, in Essex, to the mainland, regularly floods.

    On Wednesday, a kayaker led a line of traffic as he paddled across the waterway.

    A coastguard spokesman said it advised people not to kayak across flooded roads.

    View the original article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-45828502

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-45828502

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