Stormtrooper Outfit Saves Man From Venomous Snakebite

Posted on January 17, 2015

Scott Loxley is walking around Australia in a stormtrooper costume to help raise money for the Monash Children's Hospital. Loxley also says his costume saved his from getting bitten by a venomous snake.

Australia is home to some very venomous snakes. BBC News reports that that this snake was a King Brown snake. The Reptile Park says the King Snake or Mulga Snake does not have a venom that is particularly toxic but the snake produced venom in large quantities and may deliver a lot in a single bite. Take a look: