Oxford towpaths have continued to flood, and people are being urged to not walk near them.

The edge of the paths in the city are completely obscured with cross currents and strong flow rates.

Oxford Mail:

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Oxford City Council says people should avoid the towpaths because the flood water makes it impossible to determine where the edge of the towpath is, making them extremely dangerous.

Oxford Mail:

The city has previously had fatal incidents as a result of people trying to use flooded towpaths and the council suggests walkers should find an alternative route.

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