A MAN in his 70s has been rushed to Ipswich Hospital for medical treatment after he was bitten by a snake.
A MAN in his 70s has been rushed to Ipswich Hospital for medical treatment after he was bitten by a snake.

Elderly patient rushed to hospital with snake bite

A MAN in his 70s has been rushed to Ipswich Hospital for medical treatment after he was bitten by a snake.

The patient, who was reportedly bitten on a private property off Pine Mountain Road, Muirlea, was tended to by an ambulance crew, which arrived about 10.53am.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the man had been transported in a stable condition.

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