You’ll cringe at what bystanders recorded crawling out of a dead cricket ViralHog/Rumble Screenshot
"nfo from Licensor: "A few buddies and myself were in my friend's garage. One friend stepped on the cricket and we all paid it no mind for a minute or so. After not too long, we noticed the worms emerging from the cricket. That's when I whipped out my phone, and the rest is history." - Kristofer Erickson"

When humans stepped on this cricket, its dead exoskeleton lay on the floor only a few seconds before parasites crawled out.

A few guys instantly pulled out their cameras and proceeded to stare at the gut-wrenching “zombie cricket.”

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Because the idea of parasites haunted them, they burned the cricket’s body so it could never return from the dead.

Lauren Grose About the author:
Lauren is an Associate Content Editor at RARE. During her years at Bloomsburg University, she delved into modern media by creating a fashion column titled “Dear Bloom,” which ultimately became a YouTube series. Shortly after graduating, Lauren packed her bags and flew to Tokyo to explore the city’s culture and, ...Read more
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