Queensland man found dead in floodwaters south of Brisbane

Queensland man found dead in floodwaters south of Brisbane

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A 71-year-old man has died in floodwaters following the discovery of his vehicle this morning at Greenbank in Brisbane’s south.

Police were called to reports of a submerged car at a property on Begley Road around 5am this morning.

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The man was found dead near the vehicle.

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Flood death

His car was “found submerged in water”, police said.

The death was not thought to be suspicious.

Police will prepare a report for the coroner.

Much of Queensland is still covered by severe weather warnings.

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Brisbane, Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast regions are bracing for a day of thunderstorms.

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