Man ‘serious but stable’ after suspected brown snake bite

A man has been rushed to hospital after being bitten by a suspected brown snake on the northern Gold Coast this afternoon.

The man, aged in his 20s, was bitten on the hand near the sewage treatment plant off Kerkin Road North in Pimpama around 12.15pm.

He was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital.


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A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson told myGC the man was transported in a serious but stable condition.