MORGANTON, N.C. (WNCN) – Workers in Morganton, North Carolina found an unexpected discovery when they opened an electrical box.
According to the City of Morganton, NC Government Facebook page, workers with the City of Morganton Electric Services Department found two dead snakes inside the box.
The workers were at a home that was scheduled to be demolished.
According to the Facebook post, one snake slithered across two hot terminals and was electrocuted. The second snake bit the first and was also electrocuted.
According to the city’s electrical service director, workers find dead snakes about two or three times a year.