UPDATE: Stab victim rushed to hospital with stomach wound

The victim is loaded into an ambulance after a stabbing in Maryborough on Thursday.
The victim is loaded into an ambulance after a stabbing in Maryborough on Thursday. Carlie Walker

UPDATE, 2.35PM: A man has been taken to Hervey Bay Hospital in a serious but stable condition after he was allegedly stabbed at a Maryborough hotel.

The incident happened at the Old Sydney Hotel on the corner of Ellena and Richmond streets about 1.36pm.

The man was transported from the scene in an ambulance.

A spokeswoman from Queensland Ambulance media said the man had suffered an abdominal wound in the incident.

EARLIER: Paramedics are at the scene of a stabbing at Maryborough's Old Sydney Hotel.

Police are currently at the scene. 

The age and gender of the victim is unknown.

The incident happened about 1.50pm.

It is believed the alleged offender has left the scene

More to come.

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