Eyemouth hit by weather chaos

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Heavy rain has led to flooding in Eyemouth, while a suspected lightning strike has affected many peoples’ phone lines.

The most heavily affected areas, say police, are Haymons Cove and Hinkar Way.

Police Scotland and Scottish Fire and Rescue are currently responding to the incident, visiting homes to determine the extent of the damage.

Berwickshire Housing Association and BT have been made aware of the situation.

There are also reports of flooding affecting Church Street, and a fallen tree blocking Victoria Road.