According to a news story on WSFA.com, an Alabama hunter credited an extractor pump for saving his life after a rattlesnake bit his leg.
Chad Cross of Mongtomery County, Ala., told WSFA that he was bit by a timber rattlesnake while turkey hunting in March. Luckily the hunter had with him an extractor kit. He used it to extract the venom and then seek help.
Below is the WSFA news broadcast where Cross talks about his ordeal and how he used the extractor kit to save his life.
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