Teenage girl falls into a coma after being stung by world's deadliest jellyfish

The 14-year-old girl was swimming at Nickol Bay in Dampier, Western Australia She was flown to the Princess Margaret Hospital in Perth and is in a coma  The first reported Irukandji jellyfish sting in 2018 and only third in 100 years

By Adam Mccleery For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 00:35 BST, 6 April 2018 | Updated: 00:40 BST, 6 April 2018

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A 14-year-old girl is in hospital in a coma after being stung by the extremely venomous Irukandji jellyfish. 

The girl was stung on the arm while swimming at Nickol Bay in Dampier, Western Australia on Monday. 

She was taken to the Nickol Bay Hospital in Karratha before being flown to Perth’s Princess Margaret Hospital in a stable condition 9 News reported. 

A 14-year-old girl is in hospital in a coma after being stung by the extremely venomous Irukandji jellyfish

A 14-year-old girl is in hospital

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