Hervey Bay woman bitten by snake spends night in hospital

A HERVEY Bay woman who was bitten by a snake along Charlton Esplanade spent the night in hospital. 

The woman was taken to hospital in a stable condition. 

News Limited reports the woman was bitten on the foot on the corner of Charlton Esplanade and Wattle St at the Point Vernon Foreshore Reserve.

A Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service spokesman said the woman was sent home on Tuesday morning after being monitored at Hervey Bay Hospital overnight. 

The type of snake that bit her is unknown. 



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