PUDDLES of standing water are covering roads across the county after an influx of heavy rain. 

One reader sent in this photo of Priory Avenue near the Shell Garage in Taunton

Standing water covers both lanes on the road. 

Somerset Road Safety has sent out a message to motorists warning them of the dangers of driving through flood water. 

According to the safety group, 30cm of flowing water is enough to move the average family car.