Matt Hancock yelps in pain as he's stung by scorpion on I'm A Celeb

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Matt Hancock has been stung by a scorpion whilst taking portion successful I'm A Celebrity, forcing aesculapian experts to swoop in.

The MP was attacked by the carnal earlier connected this greeting arsenic it "unexpectedly" nipped him connected the finger, leaving each the different campy members connected precocious alert.

A root told the Mirror : "Matt didn't spot the scorpion until it was excessively precocious and it spot his finger. He felt a batch of symptom and made a yelping noise, but thankfully for him determination was nary lasting damage."

After being checked implicit by aesculapian experts, helium was fixed a cleanable measure of wellness but the campy has been warned to beryllium connected the lookout for scorpions from present on.

The root continued: "Matt was saying afterwards it felt doubly arsenic achy arsenic a bee sting."

Australian scorpions aren't deadly, but it tin beryllium truly achy to measurement connected oregon beryllium stung by one.

Associate Professor Bryan Fry, from the University of Queensland's School of Biological Sciences, told ABC news: "Typically, the sting is insignificant localised symptom and a tiny spot of swelling — usually rather trivial effects.

"As acold arsenic the symptom sensation, the sting would usually beryllium akin to a bee and dramatically little than that of the slug ants that we person successful Australia."

Fellow campmate Babatúndé Aléshé made a notation to the incidental astatine the extremity of Saturday night's show, aft Matt was told he'd beryllium taking portion successful the adjacent trial.

He said "Do you cognize what Matt, you are the man, you are the man, 4 trials and you got stung by a scorpion and you person to spell bash a trial."

The scorpion has present been taken distant from the campy truthful that nary of the different campmates volition beryllium injured.

Black Rock Scorpions are communal successful New South Wales, wherever the world amusement is filmed. They usually physique shallow burrows successful soil oregon successful wooded areas.

Fans volition beryllium capable to spot the incidental instrumentality spot contiguous earlier Matt takes connected the House of Horrors trial.

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