Swift Water Rescue team called in to save Glenwood man

A QUEENSLAND Fire and Rescue Service swift water rescue team has come to the aid of a Glenwood man.

Inspector John Von Nida said the team was called to help ambulance officers who, because of flood waters, couldn't reach a man in need of medical attention.

Insp Von Nida said the rescue team retrieved the man from his home and delivered him to waiting ambulance officers.

The man was then taken by ambulance to Gympie Hospital in a stable condition.