Sandy the wasp slayer

By WEEK Producer

August 20, 2013 Updated Aug 20, 2013 at 11:33 AM CDT

EAST PEORIA, Ill. -- If you happened to be tuned in to News 25 Today early Tuesday morning, you probably know what this is about.

News 25's Sandy Gallant saved the day, to the delight of many in the newsroom, when she ducked, dodged and squashed a giant wasp in the studio.

The entire scene played out live on the air during Sandy's weather forecast just after 5:15 a.m.

If you missed it, or just want to see it again, click on the video above.

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