Georgia man, 82, killed by rattlesnake

May 27, 2010 by  
Filed under Trail Boss News

Authorities in Enigma, GA report that an 82-year-old man died after being bitten several times by a rattlesnake that was inside a lawnmower he was repairing. Berrien County Sheriff Lt. Larry Tabor says he first thought Eddie Lee Dorminey died of a heart attack, but upon investigation he found a rattlesnake wrapped on the lawnmower pulley and then saw several puncture wounds on the man’s wrist. Atlanta Journal Constitution.


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