Screams were heard coming from the man's car on the day the teenager was killed, according to witnesses.
The snake was reported to have eaten a "decent sized possum" before it entered a home in Queensland, Australia.
"When you see the mother of your child, and your support, everything that's who you are, so you just react," Mark Rapley said about the attack.
The social media accounts of Quaden Bayles and his mother have also since been deactivated or deleted over the weekend.
"I slid about 20 foot, cartwheeled then slammed into the rock then landed in the creek at the bottom," the hiker said,
"We all know we are going to go at some time or other but we don't want to be reminded," one resident said.
Another child suffered minor injuries.
Despite backlash from the school and politicians, she's standing her ground.
"She came down the stairs and gave me a big, long hug."
Pauline Hanson had already booked a European cruise before the senate seat was vacated, so she sent 50 cardboard doppelgängers out on the campaign trail.
"It's only now that I'm realising that we probably saved his life," one of the officers said.
Watch out, crown-of-thorns starfish.
The Australian defence ministry confirmed that a small fleet of Russian ships was heading for eastern Australia, ahead of the G20 conference in Brisbane