Police unable to confirm pregnant woman missing near M'boro

THE AGL Action Rescue Helicopter was stood down from the task of searching for a pregnant woman believed to be stuck in floodwaters west of Maryborough.

A police media spokewoman said police were unable to confirm that the incident had occurred and no one was found.

The Department of Community Safety assisted with a water search.

At 3pm on Tuesday, a rescue chopper spokeswoman said the woman was believed to have been stranded in a ute for the past 24 hours at Doongul in Maryborough West.