Python attacks elderly woman at Coast home

A carpet python
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A WOMAN is in hospital after suffering a snake bite at a Coast home.

A Queensland Ambulance Service spokeswoman said the elderly woman was bitten on the hand by a python at a Moffat Beach home on Saturday.

Paramedics were called to assist her at 10.45am.

The woman was taken to Sunshine Coast University Hospital for treatment.

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