DOR on rural road through woodland, sex not determined nor specimen retained.
Approximately 30" long. Healthy appearance. Just before sundown. Crossing asphalt road from mowed yard to heavy woods. Woods are mixed oak Columbia Bottomlands in San Bernard River drainage approx .5 miles from river. 75 degrees clear calm.
7.24 miles to known population of Crotalus horridus at Big Pond unit of San Bernard National Wildlife Refuge
Camera phone from a safe distance.
Juvenile speckled king snake (Lampropeltis holbrooki), slightly larger around than a pencil found on Raintree Park trail along Wolf Pen Creek