After freak gales, warning of worse to come for Doncaster

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Roads and buildings were forced to close, and a man injured by a falling tree as gales struck Doncaster - and more disruption could be on its way.

Officials revealed 80 trees were toppled by the extreme weather, with one of them landing on a stationary car, leaving the driver in need of hospital treatment.

But last night, Doncaster Council confirmed its emergency teams were back on standby and prepared for more possible disruption across the borough tonight and into the weekend, with more wind forecast.


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