A female in her late teens was stung by a jellyfish this afternoon.
A female in her late teens was stung by a jellyfish this afternoon. Asha Webb

Woman in stable condition after jellyfish sting

A FEMALE teenager has been taken to hospital after a jellyfish sting today in Airlie Beach.

The Queensland Ambulance Service was called to Shute Harbour Rd at 1.07pm and the girl, believed to be in her late teens, was immediately transported to Proserpine Hospital in a stable condition.

The type of jellyfish and exact location is unknown at this time.

More information to come.