AL: Hunter saves own life after rattlesnake bit him
May 1, 2013
By David Strege, GrindTV.com
Chad Cross was hunting for turkey in the woods in Alabama when a
venomous pit viper rattlesnake bit him in the lower left leg.
Nervous and scared, the Montgomery resident attempted to calm
himself and slow his heart rate so as to prevent the quick spreading
of the deadly venom throughout his body. He then made a move that
saved his life. He pulled out his $10 snake-bite kit.
doctor said that without using the kit, he would have died before he
ever made it to his truck.
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