Flake, who is spending his August recess back home in Arizona, tweeted a photo of the creature.
Jeff Flake tweets photo of scorpion after sting
This is not the first time Flake has taken to Twitter to broadcast his adventures. He spent Memorial Day trekking to a deserted North Pacific island with his two younger sons, where the group went spear fishing and saw a shark. Flake tweeted out a video of the trip.