A man was bitten on the ankle.
A man was bitten on the ankle. Max Fleet

Man taken to hospital after being bitten by a snake

AN ELDERLY man has been taken to hospital after being bitten by a snake this morning.

Paramedics were called to Henebery Road in Burnside at 11.16am where they found a man in his 70s who had been bitten by a snake on the ankle.

He was transported to Nambour Hospital in a stable condition.

There are no details yet as to what type of snake he was bitten by.



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