Hayward, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) - A Hayward woman got more than just groceries when she went shopping at a Superior grocery store this week. She also unwittingly brought home what appears to be a deadly poisonous Brazilian Wandering Spider.
Some scientists say the Brazilian Wandering Spider is one of the most lethal variety. The woman says she found the spider in a bunch of bananas which she purchased at the grocery store. The Brazilian Wandering Spider is known for its attraction to bananas, and is sometimes also referred to as a Banana Spider.
Pictured is the actual spider that she found.
Tonight on our evening newscasts we’ll talk to the woman and show you the frightening spider.