Loose Tiger Surprises Worker, Mauls His Leg During Feeding Time

Incident date: 
Je, 03/20/1997
Date reported: 
Je, 03/20/1997
Date Published: 
Je, 03/20/1997 (Toute la journée)
City: 
Center Hill
State: 
Florida
Catégorie: 
Human Injury
Nom: 
Loose Tiger Surprises Worker, Mauls His Leg During Feeding Time
Headline: 
Loose Tiger Surprises Worker, Mauls His Leg During Feeding Time
Summary: 

While feeding a 400-pound tiger, a tiger bolted through its unlocked pen and mauled a worker's left leg. Doctors were uncertain if they could save his leg. Deputies shot and killed the tiger after attempts to tranquilize the cat failed. 

Publication: 
Orlando Sentinel
Auteur: 
Don Fernandez