Several cars trapped in floodwaters overnight in one-in-100-year rainfall event on Brisbane’s bayside
Tuesday January 19, 2021 – 20:15 EDT
A car was washed onto a guard rail at Thornlands east of Brisbane after major flooding impacted south-east Queensland overnight.
Emergency services responded to several cars becoming trapped in floodwaters overnight, as storms brought major flash flooding to bayside areas.
The State Emergency Service (SES) crews responded to at least six calls for help from people whose cars were caught in floodwaters.
Two people were rescued from a car trapped in floodwater at Sheldon in the…