This file photo shows scorpions which discovered by Polish customs agents in Warsaw in a package posted from Hong Kong. Photo: Agence France-PresseThis file photo shows scorpions which discovered by Polish customs agents in Warsaw in a package posted from Hong Kong. Photo: Agence France-Presse
This file photo shows scorpions which discovered by Polish customs agents in Warsaw in a package posted from Hong Kong. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Stings and deaths soar as scorpions invade urban Brazil to feast on cockroaches

A four-year-old girl died last week, becoming the latest scorpion victim in Brazil, where 184 people died from stings last year

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This file photo shows scorpions which discovered by Polish customs agents in Warsaw in a package posted from Hong Kong. Photo: Agence France-PresseThis file photo shows scorpions which discovered by Polish customs agents in Warsaw in a package posted from Hong Kong. Photo: Agence France-Presse
This file photo shows scorpions which discovered by Polish customs agents in Warsaw in a package posted from Hong Kong. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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