BROWN COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Firefighters are warning of an increase in water moccasin sightings in Brown County.

The Brookesmith Volunteer Fire Department says one of their firefighters saw at least 3 of the venomous water moccasins at the Black Bridge low water crossing on CR 202.

“Please be cautious in any waterways with the recent rains, and stay vigilant of venomous snakes when enjoying the outdoors,” a social media post states.

BigCountryHomepage will provide more information if additional snake sightings are publicized.