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Search for missing farmer in flood waters

The RACQ CareFlight Bundaberg crew was tasked by the Queensland Police Service (QPS) overnight to search for an elderly gentleman that had failed to return to his homestead after mustering his cattle to higher ground due to flood waters near the town of Glenleigh, south west of Monto.

The search begun at first light and the crew found what they believe was the gentleman's horse in flood waters less than a kilometre from the homestead.

They informed QPS before being re-tasked to another search in the Hervey Bay area.