It’s raining porcupines in Brazil. That is REALLY not funny. A freak incident causes woman serious pain.
A Brazilian housewife ended up in hospital after a porcupine fell on her head, leaving 200 sharp quills in her scalp.
The strange incident happen as Sandra Nabucco walked her dog in Gavea, south of Rio de Janeiro.
The animal was believed to have fallen from a lamppost. The woman was walking her dog at that time and was shocked when the animal landed on her head and she felt the pain from the quills in her scalp. She collected her dog and went home where a neighbor helped her to the hospital where they removed the quills one by one. More: Porco-espinho cai de poste e fere cabeça de moradora da Gávea, no Rio.
No word on the porcupine.