Child bitten by a deadly brown snake at a childcare centre after it was found ‘crawling over’ the infant
- Toddler at childcare centre being treated after a suspected brown snake bite
- Paramedics rushed to Kidz at the Beach childcare centre on Tuesday afternoon
- The child was found with two puncture wounds on their hand and snake nearby
A toddler is feared to have been bitten by a highly venemous brown snake after it was found crawling over the youngster at an Australian daycare.
Paramedics rushed to the Kidz at the Beach childcare centre in Bowen, North Queensland about 1.35pm on Tuesday.
The child was reportedly found with two puncture wounds on their hand, with the brown snake measuring about 40cm.
More to follow.
A toddler is being treated for a suspected brown snake bite after paramedics rushed to a north Queensland childcare centre (file image)