A man has died after driving his ute into floodwaters in central Queensland.
The vehicle was spotted by a member of the public off Gregory Hwy in Hibernia just after 7am on Friday.
“The male driver and sole occupant of the vehicle has been located deceased,” police said in a statement.
“Recovery of the vehicle may take some time due to the location and current weather conditions.”
The forensic crash unit will investigate the circumstances of the death.
Very heavy rainfall and flash flooding has swept across the area overnight.Internet Explorer Channel Network