10-Year-Old’s Venomous Snake Bite Cost an Illinois Family $143,000

May 16, 2019

One Illinois family is showing Inside Edition the mountain of medical bills they've received after their daughter was bitten by a venomous snake. The bills, which total a whopping $143,000, were for a 24-hour hospital stay after 10-year-old Oakley Yoder was walking in the woods in Jackson Falls, Illinois, earlier this year. "I was walking and I stopped because I felt something attack my foot and I didn't know what it could be, but it was pain that I’ve never felt before,” she said.

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