A cute piece at Foxnews today ... Mystery Snake Sought In Illinois
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — The Loch Ness Monster it's not.
But an unusual-looking snake spotted in a central Illinois lake has prompted excited speculation, as well as a search in advance of the upcoming Independence Day holiday.
A woman who lives near Lake Springfield took a photo in April of what appeared to be a large, yellow snake — its head above the water and its body beneath it.
Some have gone so far as to dub the mysterious creature "Nessie," in homage to Scotland's fabled Loch Ness Monster.
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