Rattlesnake Hides In Mailbox, Bites Florida Mail Carrier

October 13, 2008

A 66-year old mail carrier was bitten in florida by a poisonous rattlesnake that was hiding in the mailbox..........Orlando (ChattahBox) – A 66-year old mail carrier was bitten in florida by a poisonous rattlesnake that was hiding in the mailbox.

66-year old mail carrier Efrain Arango was delivering mail when he was bitten by a rattlesnake.

The rattlesnake was hiding in the mailbox, and latched onto his finger.

He had to continuously hit the roughly 2-foot long rattlesnake.

It was said to be an eastern diamondback rattlesnake.

He tried to deliver the mail after the incident, but did seek medical attention shortly after.


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