Spanish News

Slippery customer snared on Costa Blanca

todayAugust 10, 2021

Background
share close

FIREFIGHTERS mounted a successful rescue when a 2.5-metre-long snake was reported to be on the loose in the medieval town centre of Benissa.

Spooked residents made an emergency call after spotting the monster reptile slithering along netting hung above the street to hold decorations to mark a traditional summer festival.

A crew was sent from the town’s fire station to catch the slippery customer. In an operation logged as ‘snake rescue’; they used special equipment to grab the animal.

It was estimated it was 2.5 metres long and had a girth of about 25cm; as firefighters took the snake into protective custody a worried owner arrived to claim his pet which had escaped from its tank in home in the neighbourhood.

Snake Benissa

Written by: BayRadio News

Rate it

Ctra. Cabo La Nao, CC La Nao, Local 6 03730 Javea, Alicante, Spain

Phone: (+34) 965 796 761
E-mail:
Website: www.bayradio.fm
Advertise with us

Do you have a business in Spain? Do you provide a service to the expat community in Spain? Would you like your message to reach over 500.000 people on a weekly basis? 

BayRadio is a community orientated radio station offering fantastic content to our many listeners and followers across our various platforms. Contact us now and find out what Bay can do for you!

Our business is helping your business grow.

Playing now

Bay Radio’s Greatest Hits

Bay Radio’s Greatest Hits
Sign up to newsletter

By submitting your email you agree to BayRadio T&Cs 

0%