Boy, 5, Clawed by a Tiger at North Dakota State Fair

Incident date: 
Fre, 07/31/1998
Date reported: 
Fre, 07/31/1998
Date Published: 
Fre, 07/31/1998 (All day)
City: 
Minot
Zustand: 
North Dakota
Kategorie: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Boy, 5, Clawed by a Tiger at North Dakota State Fair
Zusammenfassung: 

A 5-year old boy getting his picture taken with a tiger suffered severe facial cuts when the big cat attacked him.  He had to undergo plastic surgery.  The tiger's trainer said the animal became spooked when there were too many people in the photo shoot area

Publication: 
Chicago Tribune