The death toll for flood-related incidents in south-east Queensland since January 10 has risen to 22.
This follows the discovery of human remains at Murphy’s Creek on Saturday evening and Lowood yesterday. Detectives and forensic specialists are currently investigating on behalf of the Coroner.
To date 35 people have died as a result of flood-related incidents that have occurred in Queensland since November 30, 2010. The thorough search for people missing from the Lockyer Valley is ongoing.
The condolences of the Queensland Police Service are with the families and friends of these people.
Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
Issued by Police Media