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Meet Johnny and Laura Benson. Right after the couple said "I Do", they decided to snap a few pictures with wedding photographer Maddie Wilbur at the picturesque Horsetooth Reservoir in Fort Collins before heading to their reception.

Aw, so in love and so unsuspecting.
Aw, so in love and so unsuspecting.

When the couple was all but 50 feet away from the parking lot, disaster struck when a rattlesnake came seemingly out of nowhere and bit Johnny on the ankle. According to Maddie's Facebook, the three of them tried to wave down a passing park ranger who apparently just waved back and said "Congratulations!" before noticing something was actually very wrong and coming over.