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Severed Rattlesnake Head Bites Texas Man, Leaving Him Needing 26 Doses Of Anti-venom

Severed Rattlesnake Head Bites Texas Man, Leaving Him Needing 26 Doses Of Anti-venom

Harriet Sinclair, Newsweek
 

A man in Texas needed 26 doses of anti-venom after being bitten by the severed head of a four-foot rattlesnake.

Jennifer Sutcliffe, from Corpus Christi, told KIII TVthat her husband had been clearing the yard on Memorial Day weekend when he saw and decapitated a rattlesnake.

But as the man, whose name was not given, picked up the snake to get rid of it, the head bit him and released an almost fatal amount of venom.

Read entire article at Newsweek.com