Hervey Bay man accused of sexual assault dies

A HERVEY Bay man accused of sexual assault has had his charges dropped following his death.

Michael William Torrens, formerly of Torquay, was 65-years-old at the time of his death.

He was charged with two counts of sexual assault.

His case was mentioned in Hervey Bay District Court yesterday, where Judge Michael Shanahan discharged all allegations on Torrens.



Damaged Rocky bridges to undergo repairs next week

Damaged Rocky bridges to undergo repairs next week

Detours in place and emergency vehicle access will be maintained

LET IT FALL: Rain to stick around CQ until next week

LET IT FALL: Rain to stick around CQ until next week

Almost 40mm has been recorded at the Rocky Airport since Wednesday

FLOOD WARNING: BoM releases flood warning for Upper Dawson

FLOOD WARNING: BoM releases flood warning for Upper Dawson

Minor flood levels are rising with moderate flood levels likely

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