Royal Lifesaving Society and SES urge caution around floodwaters as police and emergency services continue their search for missing teenage swimmer at Burnt Yards

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By Kate Oneill
Updated February 2 2022 - 2:55am, first published February 1 2022 - 5:30pm
SEARCH OPERATION: Emergency services on the scene at Junction Reef at Burnt Yards on Sunday to search for an 18-year-old who went missing after jumping into the river. Photo: TROY PEARSON

Authorities are urging people to take extreme care while swimming in rivers and to avoid swimming or driving in floodwaters as heavy rains continue to soak catchments and cause rivers to flood in the region.

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Kate ONeill

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I'm a journalist with ACM Agriculture. Email me at kate.oneill@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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