This should come as no surprise to anyone who has seen the videos, but getting distracted by a cell phone can be extremely hazardous to your health. But if you can't pay attention to what you are doing when you are in the vicinity of a rattlesnake pit, then your focus on life is distorted. This girl in California was walking in the desert trying to get a signal on her phone when she falls into the pit.

Vera Oliphant was bitten at least six times when she stumbled into a rattlesnake pit, in a rural area just outside of San Diego. It took more than 20 vials of anti-venom to

As the snakes' powerful venom took hold, Oliphant's vision began to blur and she started to lose consciousness. Somehow, she made it back to her uncle's home and he immediately transported her to the emergency room, where they administered 24 vials of anti-venom.

"If you're in the desert, for one, wear boots, and two, don't bring your cell phone or go searching for reception because you probably won't find it anyways and you might step into a pit of rattlesnakes," she said.


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