British Columbia

Workers find moulted snake skin in drain as reptile eludes capture in Victoria

By The Canadian Press
August 24, 2016 - 9:13am

VICTORIA — Works crews in Victoria have extracted moulted skin from a storm drain where a stubborn corn snake has been hiding for several days.

The snake, estimated at about two metres in length, was discovered last week as workers checked the condition of a pipe near the downtown.