Pregnant woman flown to hospital after snake bite

A HEAVILY-PREGNANT woman has been flown to hospital after being bitten on the foot while in the kitchen.

The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service flew the woman's home on a property near Mitchell on the Western Downs to airlift the 45-year-old.

SNAKE BITE VICTIM ALMOST DIES IN PARENTS' ARMS

SUMMER OF SNAKE BITES ON DARLING DOWNS

VIDEO: MAN KICKS BROWN SNAKE IN THE HEAD

The mother of three who is eight months pregnant is thought to have been bitten on the left foot by a mulga snake.

She was treated at the scene by CareFlight's critical care medical team and flown to Toowoomba Hospital in a stable condition.


Battle of the bush in Emerald

Battle of the bush in Emerald

Pioneer Park will host the upcoming Battle of the Bush races.

Emerald gymnasts selected to represent Queensland

Emerald gymnasts selected to represent Queensland

Emerald gymnasts have been selected for the Queensland team.

Tearing up in dirt battle

Tearing up in dirt battle

Locals compete in Round 2 of the Central Queensland MX competition.

Local Partners