A primary school-aged child has been bitten by a snake at Jones Hill.
A primary school-aged child has been bitten by a snake at Jones Hill.

Child hospitalised after snake bite

A PRIMARY school-aged child has been taken to hospital after being bitten by a snake at the region's southside last night.

Emergency services were called to the Jones Hill property just after 6.15pm.

The child was taken to Gympie Hospital as a precaution.

They were in a stable condition when transported.

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