FILE PHOTO: A male teenager was taken to hospital last night after he was reportedly bitten by a snake on his arm.
FILE PHOTO: A male teenager was taken to hospital last night after he was reportedly bitten by a snake on his arm. Patrick Woods

Teenager hospitalised after snake bite

A TEENAGER has been hospitalised after he was reportedly bitten by a snake at Mount Coolum last night.

Paramedics were called to the private residence about 9.55pm and treated a male in his early teens for a snake bite to his arm, a Queensland Ambulance representative said.

The teen was taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.



Major CQ project contractors gather to talk tactics

premium_icon Major CQ project contractors gather to talk tactics

The bonanza of jobs and procurement needs careful coordination

Livingstone councillors unite to end the landlord tax

premium_icon Livingstone councillors unite to end the landlord tax

Four councillors band together to end the "unfair” budget measure

WHAT'S ON IN CQ: 48 Hours Across the Region

WHAT'S ON IN CQ: 48 Hours Across the Region

Find out the hottest events this weekend