A woman in her 70s was taken to Ipswich Hospital from Esk late on Monday night after a suspected snake bite. Photo: File
A woman in her 70s was taken to Ipswich Hospital from Esk late on Monday night after a suspected snake bite. Photo: File

Woman in 70s taken to hospital after late night snake bite

A WOMAN in her 70s was taken to hospital after a suspected snake bite in a rural town an hour northwest of Ipswich late last night.

Paramedics transported the woman to Ipswich Hospital in a stable condition from a private address in Esk on Monday night.

The elderly woman was taken to hospital just after 11pm.