A mom was dining at a restaurant when she felt a sharp pain in her foot. The copperhead snake had bitten her 3 times…
CBSNews.com says that the mom and her family were at a LongHorn Steakhouse in Virginia when she felt a sharp pain her foot. She thought that she had been stung by a bee but the pain was excruciating. She then relaized that she had been bitten multiple times by a “roughly 8-inch long copperhead snake that got into the restaurant’s foyer. ”
She was taken to the hospital and given antivenin. She is expected to make a full recovery in three months.
The article says that the “restaurant is taking steps to prevent anything similar from happening again.”
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