A python crosses a road in Nambour.
 Photo: Warren Lynam / Sunshine Coast Daily
A python crosses a road in Nambour. Photo: Warren Lynam / Sunshine Coast Daily Warren Lynam

Snake attacks man in garden

A MAN in his 70s is being treated by paramedics after reportedly being bitten by a snake in his garden.

The man was bitten in the yard of a Peregian Springs home about 3.30pm Wednesday.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesman said paramedics were still on-scene treating the man for a suspected bite to his lower leg.

The type of snake involved was unknown.


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