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2 rattlesnake bites reported in 2-week period in Sunland Park

Rattlesnake (credit: Sunland Park Fire Department)
Rattlesnake (credit: Sunland Park Fire Department)
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Fire officials with the Sunland Park Fire Department said they have responded to two rattlesnake bites in the last two weeks.

Officials said it appears it will be an active rattlesnake season.

Fire officials said crews have already responded to numerous rattlesnake relocations.

They are urging the public to be cautious when being outdoors and to be aware of your surroundings.

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