Volunteer cage keeper attacked by tiger

Incident date: 
Tue, 06/19/2001
Date reported: 
Tue, 06/19/2001
Date Published: 
Tue, 06/19/2001 (All day)
City: 
Cleveland
State: 
Ohio
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Volunteer cage keeper attacked by tiger
Summary: 

A man attacked by a Siberian tiger was reported to be in critical condition after undergoing surgery. The man, a volunteer at the Burnette Farm and Education Center in Olmsted Township, was attacked while shoveling gravel into the animal’s cage.

Publication: 
USA Today
Author: 
Associated Press