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3 rattlesnakes found in southern Indiana man’s garage, yard

Timber rattlesnakes found at Jackson County, Indiana, man’s home

News 8 at 5 p.m.

JACKSON COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – One man in southern Indiana got quite the surprise recently when he found a rattlesnake in his garage.

According to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, conservation officers responded to the residence in Jackson County and spotted the timber rattlesnake in the garage.

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However, that wasn’t the only rattlesnake present at the time. Conservation officers spotted two additional rattlesnakes in his yard.

(Provided Photo/DNR)

A quartermaster was then called to the scene and removed the snakes.


Colder and quiet rest of the week

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A good 20° swing Wednesday morning with temperatures in the lower to mid-20s this morning with feel-like temperatures in the teens. It will be a clear start then brighter heading through the rest of the morning and the afternoon! Sunshine won’t help us out too much in terms of temperatures today. Daytime highs should warm to the upper 30s. Wednesday night will be a cold one with lows in the lower 20s with a partly cloudy sky.

Thursday will be another cold one with highs struggling to reach 30°. It’ll still be a bright one with a mostly to partly sunny sky. A slow warming trend will start Friday with highs warming to the upper 30s with a mixture of sun and clouds.

This weekend will be split with a chance of showers arriving late in the day Sunday. Highs will continue to warm to the mid-40s Saturday with a partly sunny sky. Clouds return Sunday with showers later in the evening and overnight. Rain will continue through Monday. Tuesday looks to be a dry day for now then showers should return by midweek with highs in the mid 40s.