Night-time swim lands man in hospital

Alcohol believed to be a factor

Night-time swim lands man in hospital

A man's been taken to hospital after running into some trouble in the surf this morning.

It is believed the man was under the influence of alcohol when he took a dip in the water off Hanlan Street in Surfers Paradise on Monday.

Paramedics were called to the scene at 2:30am after something went wrong.

They took the man to the Gold Coast Uni Hospital in a stable condition.

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