Brits rescued from flooded river 'containing crocodiles'

Brits rescued from flooded river 'containing crocodiles'
 

Three British tourists in Australia have been rescued after rising floodwaters stranded them on the roof of their van.
Unaware of the flood risk, the men, all in their early 20s, set up camp next to a river in Queensland, known locally for its saltwater crocodiles.
Water levels rose during the night, forcing the men on to their vehicle roof where they waited until morning.
Emergency services said the men had done the "right thing" by staying put.
The alarm was raised on Tuesday at 6:00 local time (19:00 GMT Monday) after the trio were seen on top of their half-submerged vehicle... read more

 
6 February 2018 in Regional, Views: 40
Source: BBC
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