Australia floods: Toddler is winched to safety
A young child and two women have been airlifted to safety after their car became trapped in fast-rising flood waters in Bundaberg, in the Australian state of Queensland.
In a separate rescue in Hervey Bay, fire and rescue officers freed a man trapped under a drain cover.
Queensland is on alert for flooding in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Oswald.
27 Jan 2013
- From the section Asia