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Man feared missing in Qld floodwaters safe

A man feared missing in floodwaters northwest of Brisbane has been located safe and well.

Police launched an appeal for information after receiving a report someone had been seen pushing a car in floodwaters on the Burnett Highway near Stockyard Creek at 8pm on Monday.

The car was later found abandoned.

However, police on Tuesday said the man in question had made contact with them.

Initial reports a woman was also missing with him were incorrect.

There were several rescues and near misses in floodwaters in Queensland overnight.

A couple were rescued from floodwaters at Morayfield north of Brisbane at about 11.30pm.

They were taken to Caboolture hospital after being trapped in floodwaters.

A teenager escaped unscathed when his vehicle was caught in flooding at Kurwongbah, also north of Brisbane, at 1.16am on Tuesday.

A man in his 70s were taken to Toowoomba Hospital after being helped from floodwaters on Kingsthorpe Road at about 7.35pm.

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