By Bria Brown

(CBS DETROIT) – An Austrian man had the kind of morning nightmares are made of while he was using the toilet!

A 5-foot python slithered through his drain and bit him while he was sitting on the can!

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The snake, a constrictor native to Asia, can grow to more than 29-feet long and is believed to have escaped from a neighbor’s apartment unnoticed.

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Emergency services removed the snake, and the man was treated for minor injuries.

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