A Roma girl has been hospitalised after she was bitten by a snake overnight. The exact type of snake involved is unknown.
A Roma girl has been hospitalised after she was bitten by a snake overnight. The exact type of snake involved is unknown. Luka Kauzlaric

Child hospitalised for snake bite

A PRIMARY school-aged girl was taken to Roma Hospital overnight, after she was bitten by a snake at a private residence.

Paramedics were called to assist shortly after 6pm last night, before transporting the girl in a stable condition.

It is unknown which type of snake bit the girl.