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Man bit by rattlesnake at Dog Beach in Ocean Beach

A 30-year-old man was bitten by a baby rattlesnake at Dog Beach, north of Ocean Beach, Saturday afternoon.

OCEAN BEACH (CNS) - A 30-year-old man was bitten by a baby rattlesnake at Dog Beach, north of Ocean Beach, Saturday afternoon. 

The victim was taken to a hospital in an unknown condition to be treated for a bite to his right hand, city lifeguard Martine Safety Lt. James Gartland said.

Another beachgoer killed the snake, according to the lieutenant.