VIDEO: Snake eats catfish at North Carolina park

Video showing a snake eating a catfish along a North Carolina shoreline was trending Thursday morning on Facebook in Charlotte.

The video, recorded and posted to YouTube by Jason Dickerson, reportedly shows the snake at Falls Lake State Recreation Area, located north of Raleigh. The video was uploaded Monday.

Dickerson told WRAL he was testing a new kayak when he first noticed the snake. He snapped several images and posted them online. Friends encouraged him to share them with local news media.

By Thursday, his YouTube video had been viewed over 100,000 times.