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Baby rattlesnake strikes San Diego County infant several times


Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
Issue 18, Volume 18.


A baby rattlesnake struck an infant several times outside a rural home near Barrett Lake this afternoon, sending the child to a trauma center for urgent care, authorities reported.

The emergency in the 20000 block of Manzanita Way in Deerhorn Advertisement
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Valley was reported shortly before 4:30 p.m., according to Cal Fire.

Medics airlifted the infant to Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, said Kendal Bortisser, a fire captain with the state agency. The victim's condition was not immediately available.


 

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Comment #1 | Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 1:11 pm
Prayers for this child being sent, hope all turns out well!

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