If it’s flooded, forget it

It looks like we might be in for a wet one this summer, and heavy rain can cause flash flooding that can turn roads into rapids before you know it.

Almost one in three Queenslanders answered yes when asked if they’d risked driving through floodwaters—and that’s a worrying statistic.

It doesn’t matter if you’re an experienced driver, if the person before you got through, or you think you know the road and what your car can do, floodwaters can change everything without warning.

Get a glimpse of what kinds of people take the risk and why they do it, and see which age group are the worst offenders. You can also watch stories of survivors, and hear from the experts including someone whose job it is to rescue people when things go wrong.