Young woman rushed to hospital after snake bite
A WOMAN in her mid-30s was bitten by a snake while bush walking at Lowmead today.
Queensland Ambulance Services confirmed the woman was bitten on the foot.
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A QAS spokeswoman was unable to provide details on what type of snake bit the woman and whether it was poisonous.
"The woman applied a compression bandage to her foot before paramedics arrived," the spokesperson said.
Female in her mid 30s stable to Bundaberg Hospital after being bitten by a snake while bushwalking at #Lowmead about 10am.— Queensland Ambulance (@QldAmbulance) April 21, 2016
The woman was transported to Bundaberg Hospital and is in a stable condition.
The incident occurred after 10am.