Search underway for man missing at SEQ dam

PICTURE: Jaydan Duck

PICTURE: Jaydan Duck

UPDATE: A search has resumed this morning for a man whose boat was found floating in the middle of a southeast Queensland dam.

Police are searching for any sign of the man or what may have happened to him after his abandoned vessel was spotted on Somerset Dam around  6pm on Sunday.


A air and water search was launched on Sunday, and those efforts resumed at first light on Monday.

EARLIER: DOZENS of police are tonight frantically searching for a man reported missing at Somerset Dam in southeast Queensland.

Police say a boat, believed to have been carrying the man, was found empty at the dam around 6pm on Sunday.

Various resources, including water police and PolAir 1 have since been deployed to assist in the search.

There is no further information available at this stage.