FOOTAGE from a flying camera shows the extent of floodwater at Miriam Vale on Friday, and shows the danger of trying to drive on flooded roads.

Taken by YouTube user Jebjeb79 using a Phantom 2 Vision, the reasons why people should avoid floodwater are clear.

Four people had to be rescued from water when their vehicles became caught on Fingerboard Rd.

But SES officers were pleased to report a quieter weekend at Miriam Vale, with road users adhering to the conditions.



UPDATE: 72-year-old hospitalised for suspected snake bite

UPDATE: 72-year-old hospitalised for suspected snake bite

The elderly man is believed to have been bitten at Toolooa.

Threat to 'shoot and stab' neighbour earns prison sentence

Threat to 'shoot and stab' neighbour earns prison sentence

Neville Joseph Johnson pleaded guilty to a public nuisance offence.

Project manager appointed for new Calliope high school

Project manager appointed for new Calliope high school

Honeywill Consulting will oversee the project.

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