A person has reportedly been bitten by an unidentified snake in Bouldercombe. FILE PHOTO: Brown snake.
A person has reportedly been bitten by an unidentified snake in Bouldercombe. FILE PHOTO: Brown snake. Rachel Vercoe

Snake attack: Teenage girl in Rocky Hospital

UPDATE 1.15PM: A TEENAGE girl is in the Rockhampton Hospital after a snake attack on a property outside Rockhampton.

The Queensland Ambulance Service were called for help from the Bouldercombe address off the Burnett Highway about 11.05am.

Paramedics reported she was bitten on the foot, but transported to hospital in a stable condition.

A QAS spokeswoman was unable to confirm what type of snake had bitten her.

A Rockhampton Hospital spokeswoman said the girl is in a stable condition.

11.35AM: A SNAKE has reportedly bitten a teenage girl on a Bouldercombe property.

Paramedics have arrived on scene near the Burnett Highway after they received the call fro help about 11.05am.

An update on the patient and confirmation on the type of snake are not yet available.

More to come as the situation develops.

11.10AM: A PERSON has reportedly been bitten by an unidentified snake in Bouldercombe.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said they were called to a Burnett Highway location outside Rockhampton about 11.05am.

Paramedics are currently rushing to the scene, and details on the type of snake and patient are not yet available.

More information to come as the situation develops.



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