Elderly man bitten by snake on the Gold Coast

AN elderly man has been rushed to hospital after being bitten by a snake on the Gold Coast.

The man in his 70s was reportedly bitten on the thumb at his house in Mudgeeraba just before 11am.

It is not known what type of snake bit the man.


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He has been transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.