Woman believed missing in flood waters - Eugowra

Tuesday, 15 November 2022 07:06:43 PM

***PLEASE NOTE – A geo-targeted text message has been sent to the Eugowra and surrounding areas. If you've received a text message from +61 444 444 444 it is not a scam. An image of Dianne Smith can be found on the NSW Police Force social media pages.

A search is underway for a woman believed to be missing in flood waters in the state’s central west.

Dianne Smith, aged 60, last spoke to a relative on the phone about 9.30am yesterday (Monday 14 November 2022), after calling from her car in Eugowra.

When relatives were not able to contact her again she was reported missing to officers from Parkes Police Station.

Police have conducted a number of inquiries and have commenced extensive searches in the area utilising Police Rescue and Bomb Disposal Unit, Rural Fire Service, State Emergency Service, and the Volunteer Rescue Association.

Investigating police have also issued a geo-targeted message in the Eugowra area.

Diane is described as being of Caucasian appearance, 160cm tall with brown hair.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.