Probe into keeper’s maul­ing by tiger

The New Age (Free State) - - NEWS -

LON­DON: A Bri­tish zoo yes­ter­day in­ves­ti­gated the maul­ing of a keeper by a tiger, which sparked an evac­u­a­tion as other keepers threw meat into the en­clo­sure in an at­tempt to lure the an­i­mal away. Rosa King, 33, was killed in a “freak ac­ci­dent” on Mon­day at Hamer­ton Zoo Park in east­ern Eng­land when a tiger got into an en­clo­sure. A wit­ness said he heard screams and saw zookeep­ers try­ing to en­tice the tiger away. – AFP

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from South Africa

© PressReader. All rights reserved.