Agence France-PresseMarch 3, 2014 00:41
A huge snake has won a life and death battle against a crocodile in Australia, swallowing the animal whole after a lengthy struggle before amazed onlookers.
Travis Corlis, who watched the fight at Queensland's Lake Moondarra, near the mining town of Mount Isa, on Sunday, said the snake, thought to be a python, was about 10 feet (three metres) long and "healthy looking".
The crocodile, which the snake coiled itself around, was about three feet in length, he said.
"They had quite the struggle in the water," he told AFP. "It was an ongoing battle.