Around 300 flood alerts were issued during the last few days for England, Wales and Scotland. Four people died over the weekend, and one person was declared missing. A 21-year-old woman, reportedly homeless, was killed in Exeter on Saturday when a tree fell on her tent. Two other men were injured in the incident. In Cambridgeshire, a 70-year-old man was pulled underwater when his car plunged into a swollen river that evening. A bystander dragged him to the shore, but the man was later pronounced dead by paramedics.On Saturday, 50-year-old Kevin Wilkinson died after stumbling into the river Colne amid thick fog in Hertfordshire. On Thursday, an elderly man was killed when his truck was pulled under a bridge in Somerset. Police are also searching the river Thames for 91-year-old Franciscus van de Gender, who went missing in Berkshire. Rescuers in Somerset managed to save a 12-month-old baby from a car.
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