Diver endures stingray barb

A MAN had to be rescued from a diving expedition off the coast of Great Keppel Island over the weekend after being stabbed by a stingray.

RACQ Capricorn Helicopter Rescue was called out to the incident about 4pm on Saturday and delivered the man to Great Keppel Island.

The victim was then treated by paramedics on the island.His condition improved and he declined further treatment and transportation.



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