Snake-handler bitten by Cobra

A snake-handler from West Midlands Safari Park has been air lifted to hospital after he was bitten by a King Cobra.

The man, who is in his 50s, was bitten on his leg on Sunday afternoon.

Snake Venom can be lethal if it enters the bloodstream, however, medics on scene said the man was in a stable condition and was flown to hospital as a precaution.