Ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie claims life

Amid all the destruction caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, Police have confirmed a body has been discovered in far northern NSW.

A woman’s body was found on a flooded property, about 20km south of Murwillumbah.

It’s believed she was found by her daughter on Friday morning, after disappearing in floodwaters overnight from a rural property at Upper Burringbar.


ARTICLE CONTINUES AFTER THIS ADVERTISEMENT


Inquiries are underway and a post mortem is expected to be conducted next week.

It comes as parts of the Tweed are told to evacuate amid rising flood waters.