A six-year-old girl 'screamed bloody murder' when a cute fluffy white caterpillar stuck its spikes into her face and injected venom.
Katie Shychuk had fallen asleep on the drive home from a day at the Dawson Grange Fair in Dawson, Pennsylvania, and when they arrived her father PJ picked her up to take her into the house.
But PJ didn't realize that at some point a White Hickory Tussock Moth Caterpillar had fallen out of a tree and onto his shirt.
That became apparent when Katie lay her head on his chest - and let out a blood-curdling scream.
A rash erupted across her face, neck and back, and her parents spent days pulling spikes out of her face with duct tape.
Katie Shychuk, of Dawson, Pennsylvania, lay her