Woman hospitalised after marine sting at Airlie Beach

February 14, 2023 8:58 am in by

A third person has been taken to hospital for a marine sting, within a 24 hour period.

A woman in her 20s suffered a suspected marine sting to her neck and back, at Airlie Beach.

Paramedics came to the scene off Shingley Drive, at 10.30am yesterday.

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The woman was taken to Proserpine Hospital in a stable condition.

This incident comes after another two people were taken to Mackay Hospital for reported jelly stings at Mackay Harbour on Sunday.