Tug boat saves bridge from Australia flood waters – VIDEO

Over the past few days a national disaster has been unfolding in eastern Australia, with flash floods effecting a vast area of Queensland.  Watch here as a tug boat stears a large 300m concrete section of walkway under the Gateway Bridge that broke off with the flood waters in the Brisbane River.

The skipper of the tug is being hailed as a ‘local hero’.  Read more