Steve Rankin’s Foot Picture


While scouting locations for Discover Channel’s show, Naked and Afraid, producer Steve Rankin was bit by a venomous snake.

Here is a picture from Twitter of what the snake bite looked like at the hospital:

What kind of snake bit the Naked and Afraid producer? Steve Rankin was bitten by a pit viper, known in Costa Rica as a Terciopelo or fer-de-lance.

A fantastic interview is available here: surviving a viper bite.

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5 Responses

  1. Patti says:

    Did he lose his foot?!

  2. Snake facts says:

    That’s a horrific wound, I hope eventually got better.

  3. Really awful bite, but when one wonder into the wild it’s bound to happen.

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  5. Kim says:

    The first hiker stepped over a log and awakened the fer de lance. The second hiker angered the snake. The third hiker was the producer of Naked and Afraid when the snake struck.

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