Toddler taken to hospital with snake bite
A TODDLER has been rushed to Ipswich Hospital following a suspected snake bite this afternoon.
Queensland Ambulance Service says the child has two puncture wounds as a result of a suspected bite at a residence in Mary St, Blackstone, about 2.15pm.
The snake was not seen and doctors are yet to confirm that the wounds were caused by a snake.
The patient is in a stable condition and will undergo tests this afternoon.