Correction: An earlier version of this report incorrectly identified the type of snake found. It was a Burmese python. It has been corrected below.
SANTA FE – When you are having car trouble, you can always call a cop, especially when the problem is not your spark plugs but a 9-foot-long, 20-pound Burmese python under your hood.
A woman, who wasn’t identified, called police just after 8 a.m. Thursday when her truck was having engine problems at Zia Road and Camino Carlos Rey.