Firefighters rescue Ohio woman entangled by boa constrictor
July 28, 2017
SHEFFIELD LAKE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman called 911 in a panic Thursday afternoon with ample reason: A 5 1/2-foot long boa constrictor she had rescued a day earlier had wrapped itself around her neck, was biting her face and wouldn't let go.
"Please hurry," the frightened woman told a dispatcher. "He's biting my nose."
The dispatcher sent firefighters and police to the woman's home in Sheffield Lake, a community about 25 miles (40 kilometers) west of Cleveland in Lorain County, but seemed stumped.
"I've never heard of this before," the dispatcher is heard saying in a recording of the wom...