WATCH: Slithering snakes! Giant python disappears into a hole in the road

2019-09-12 20:45 -
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We all know Kruger is an amazing place for wildlife sightings, but this slithering spectacle is something else. 

Visitors to the Kruger National Park were literally stopped in their tracks by this rather unusual sighting as an African Rock Python slithers across the road and disappears into a pothole.

This footage was captured by Pieter Loock on his visit to the Kruger National Park.  You may also want to check out the above Python stalking a meal recently in Kruger.

READ: 5 400 km of back roads from the Cape to Kruger: potholes, petrol stations and Paradise


 

WATCH: African Rock Python makes easy meal of duiker

While the African rock python is a nonvenomous snake, it can reach an estimated 6-metres long. It catches its prey by coiling itself around the victim and crushing it to death. So while it is not quite a ferocious lion, we still wouldn't risk messing with it. 

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