The woman was taken to Nambour Hospital after the reported snake bite.
The woman was taken to Nambour Hospital after the reported snake bite. Matthew Deans

Woman rushed to hospital after snake bite

A WOMAN in her 60s was rushed to hospital last night after she was reportedly bitten by a snake at Tewantin.

A Queensland Ambulance Service representative said paramedics met the woman at the Tewantin barge about 8.45pm after she sustained a snake bite to her lower leg.

She was taken to Nambour Hospital for further treatment and was in a stable condition.