La Mesa, Calif. - A 24-year-old man was bitten by a rattlesnake in East County Sunday.
The man was flown to Grossmont Hospital after being bitten in a remote part of Japatul Valley.
It is the second time in the last week that a San Diego county resident has been bitten by a snake.
A 5-year-old girl was bitten while she played near a community pool in Spring Valley. The girl was also treated at Grossmont Hospital.
The condition of the man is unknown at this time.