Man taken to hospital after snake bite

A MAN is receiving treatment at Ipswich Hospital following a suspected snake bite at Mt Mort, near Rosewood.

Paramedics were called to the corner of Alpers Rd and Kings Rd about 10.59am.

An ambulance spokeswoman says a 37-year-old man has been transported to Ipswich Hospital with a bite on the shin from an unknown snake.

He is undergoing blood tests.

Topics:  snake bite

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