SNAKE BITE: A local was reportedly bitten by a snake on Saturday.
SNAKE BITE: A local was reportedly bitten by a snake on Saturday.

Resident hospitalised after snake bite at Gympie region home

A GYMPIE region resident had to be taken to hospital after a reported snake bite over the weekend.

Paramedics arrived on a private residence at Traveston just before midday Saturday, according to Queensland Ambulance Service sources.

One patient was then transported to Gympie Hospital, with their condition listed as stable.

The type of snake involved in the incident was not specified.