Child hospitalized after being bitten by rattlesnake near Pine Cove


MOUNTAIN CENTER (CNS) – A child bitten by a rattlesnake in the San Jacinto Mountains was airlifted to a hospital today.

The snakebite was reported at 3:25 p.m. at the Fuller Mill Creek Campground near Pine Cove, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

The child was flown to a hospital in stable condition, fire officials said.