Fishing hook.
Fishing hook. Contributed

Teen gets hooked at Rainbow Beach

A MALE teen was was taken to the Gympie Hospital last night after he got a fishing hook lodged in his shoulder.

A Queensland Ambulance spokeswoman said the incident was reported at Carlo Rd, Rainbow Beach about 10.30pm.

He was in a stable condition en route to hospital and was discharged last night.

No further information about the incident was available.

Carlo Point, Rainbow Beach
Carlo Point, Rainbow Beach Contributed
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