A man has been hospitalised after being bitten by a snake on the Gold Coast overnight.
The man, aged in his 50s, was bitten by the serpent at a house in Jacobs Well just before 11.00pm.
Queensland Ambulance crews were called to the scene and treated the man for the bite.
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He was then taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.
It’s not known what type of snake was involved in the incident.