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Star Wars costume 'saves man's life' after snake bite

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A man in Australia claims his life was saved by his Star Wars costume, after a bite from a venomous snake.

Scott Huxley was travelling around Australia dressed as a Star Wars Storm trooper to raise money for charity.

On his travels he was bitten by a venomous King snake. Luckily for Scott, his costume armour saved his life.

Watch the clip to hear Scott explain what happened.