Ohio 'Liger' Mauls Keeper

Incident date: 
Oct 22 1992
Date reported: 
Oct 22 1992
Date Published: 
Oct 22 1992 - 05:00
City: 
Torch
State: 
Ohio
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Ohio 'Liger' Mauls Keeper
Headline: 
Ohio 'Liger' Mauls Keeper
Summary: 

A 45-year-old zookeeper was killed by a liger. The man had removed a bar from the cage gate and was using it to prode the cat before the mauling occurred. 

Publication: 
Los Angeles Times
Author: 
Associated Press