This snake chased Gympie Muster workers out of a tank they were cleaning on the site.
This snake chased Gympie Muster workers out of a tank they were cleaning on the site.

A snake has bitten a 89-year-old woman

AN 89-year-old woman has been transported to Mackay Base Hospital, after reportedly being bitten by a green tree snake at Greenmount.

A Queensland Ambulance Service crew responded to the incident at an address on Stockroute Rd, about 2pm today.

A QAS spokesman said the woman was "conscious and alert" and transported to Mackay Base Hospital, in a stable condition, as precaution.



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