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Gym owner calls for action after pothole concealed by flood water damages five cars in one evening

A gym owner is calling for action after five cars were reportedly left with punctures in one night after hitting a pothole hidden by flood water.

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A traffic cone marks the spot in flood water where a big pothole has damaged a number of cars along Long Lane near Cosford

For drivers navigating Long Lane, in Cosford, flood water is probably becoming a familiar sight.

Recent reports to Shropshire Council suggest flooding has been going on close to the David Corfield gym since around October, near RAF Cosford.

But according to the gym's owner, it's been an issue for almost a decade.

Mr Corfield said: "It never really goes away, you can call it a lake. It's impassable. People who walk here can't get here on foot.