SNAKE BITE: A man is at the Gympie Hospital after a snake bite earlier this afternoon.
SNAKE BITE: A man is at the Gympie Hospital after a snake bite earlier this afternoon. Matthew Deans

Snake bite leaves one man in Gympie Hospital

A MAN has been transported to the Gympie Hospital after a suspected snake bite this afternoon.

The incident occurred just after 4:30pm with paramedics on the scene of Lawrence and Mary Street.

The man is in a stable condition at the Gympie Hospital.

It's not yet known what type of snake it was.

More information to come.

QAS tweeted that one person was taken to hospital after a snake bite in Gympie.
QAS tweeted that one person was taken to hospital after a snake bite in Gympie. Queensland Ambulance Service