Steven McKewan from Reptile world with a red bellied snake.
Steven McKewan from Reptile world with a red bellied snake. Rachel Vercoe

Man hospitalised after snake attack

A MAN was taken to hospital last night after he was bitten by a snake south of Rockhampton.

Queensland Ambulance Service were called to Upper Ulam Rd in Bajool around 11pm to reports a man was bitten on the leg by a snake.

Paramedics took the man in his 40s to Rockhampton Hospital in a stable condition.



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