Poppy saves granddaughter from snake

WATCH: Heroic granddad takes snake bite, saves granddaughter

ONCE bitten, twice shy is the saying one Bundaberg man wished he lived by, but for the grandfather it seems once was not enough.

Chris Harrison was bitten by what he believed to be a brown snake on Monday.

He was in his yard raking up leaves around a large mango tree when the foot-long brown snake struck.

The bite happened about 11.30am and Mr Harrison said his young granddaughter was with him in the yard.

"I saw the snake and told her to move," he said.

Read the full story at the Bundaberg News Mail


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