Squirrel Goes on the Attack

By KPRC

Published 05/21 2014 10:31AM

Updated 05/21 2014 10:35AM

(KPRC)  A Katy, Texas woman is recovering after being attacked by her neighbor's pet squirrel.  

Elizabeth Orzechowska said she was unloading groceries from her car when she felt something climb up her leg.

"So, I looked down and it was a squirrel," Orzechowska said.  "It started running up my back, started scratching my back and biting my back."

Orzechowska went to the emergency room where she spent five hours getting stitched up and treated with antibiotics. She said she is in pain, her hands are swollen an she is unable to work. 

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