Woman Mauled to Death by Lion

Incident date: 
Oct 31 1995
Date reported: 
Oct 31 1995
Date Published: 
Oct 31 1995 - 06:00
State: 
Michigan
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Woman Mauled to Death by Lion
Headline: 
Woman Mauled to Death by Lion
Summary: 

A 30-year-old woman was killed and 44-year-old man was injured in a lion attack. The lion was kept in a cage on a farm in Monterey Township, Michigan. As the woman stepped into the cage with her 9-year-old daughter watching on, the lion attacked. The 44-year-old man was injured when trying to save the woman.

Publication: 
Chicago Tribune
Author: 
Gary Borg