VIDEO: Rattlesnake swimming in Sand Hollow Reservoir goes viral

Rattlesnake in Sand Hollow Reservoir. (Photo: Randy Hatch / Facebook)

(KUTV) -- What's in the water at Sand Hollow Reservoir?

According to a Facebook post by Randy Hatch, it's a rattlesnake.

The video posted May 27, 2018, has received nearly 150,000 views and more than 1,600 shares.

Rattlesnake season happens every summer in Utah. The Division of Wildlife resources says respecting the snake, and giving it plenty of space, is the keys to avoiding problems.

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