Bridge Disappears as Water Rises in Queensland Flooding

Authorities continued to warn of “life-threatening flash floods” on January 5 as northern Queensland reeled from the impact of ex-Tropical Cyclone Imogen.

The Bureau of Meteorology warned of flooding on Monday as the storm system swept across the area.

Heavy rainfall and flood warnings continued on January 5, with up to 300 mm of rain forecase.

This footage was captured by Robbie Lethbridge on January 4, and shows a flooded bridge over the Gilbert River. Credit: Robbie Lethbridge via Storyful