Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake
South Florida is known for being a terrific travel destination but visitors and natives alike need to know that snakebite season is here and the biting has already begun.
Thanks to a rescue chopper and 28 vials of anti-venom pumped into his body, Everglades National Park ranger Anthony Terry is alive today.
It was Miami-Dade Fire Rescue’s Venom Response Unit to the rescue after a park ranger was bitten by a deadly snake.
A teen was airlifted from Stuart in Martin County to Miami Children’s Hospital after he was bitten Wednesday afternoon by an eastern diamondback rattle snake.