Cars trapped in flash floods

Townsville Bulletin - - News -

FIVE cars be­came trapped in flash flood­ing on the Bruce High­way near Bam­ba­roo yes­ter­day. Po­lice, fire and am­bu­lance of­fi­cers were called in af­ter one ve­hi­cle was swept off the road. A tow truck was used to pull the swamped ve­hi­cles to higher ground and a trac­tor was used to lift the miss­ing ve­hi­cle from a nearby creek bed. One woman, two men and three chil­dren were air­lifted to safety dur­ing the del­uge.

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