FILE PIC
FILE PIC Chris Ison ROK220317crescue1

CQ RESCUE: Car goes off road, stuck in floodwater

A DRIVER has been rescued after their car went off the road in CQ floodwater early this morning.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crew from Springsure responded to an alert of a car in water off Blackwater-Rolleston Rd at Lowesby.

The initial reports came through at 3.34am that the car was in water to the bottom of the car.

A QFES spokesperson said "it is believed the car had come off the road."

The car was located in a small causeway with approximately 1.5 metres over the road.

"It looks like the water was knee deep," the spokesperson said.

A firefighter assisted the person to be removed from the car.

Person was uninjured and did not require ambulance.

It is unknown if the vehicle was removed from the floodwater.



Rising power costs force iconic club to close

premium_icon Rising power costs force iconic club to close

They've beaten floods and age but this one battle they couldn't win

Excitement mounts for St. Peter's Caulfield Cup

Excitement mounts for St. Peter's Caulfield Cup

Rockhampton Jaguar Land Rover on board to sponsor the event

72 Hours Across the Region

72 Hours Across the Region

Check out what's on across CQ this weekend

Local Partners