The Capricorn Rescue Helicopter flew a teenager to hospital after a suspected snake bite.
The Capricorn Rescue Helicopter flew a teenager to hospital after a suspected snake bite. Chris Ison

Slippery suspicions of snake bite puts teen in hospital

A CENTRAL Queensland teenager was flown to hospital last night after being bitten by a snake.

The RACQ Capricorn Rescue Helicopter picked up the 15-year-old boy from Thangool about 5.40pm.

He'd been bitten on the leg and it's suspected the bite was from a snake.

He was treated on board and taken to Rockhampton Base Hospital for further tests.
 



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