Zoo worker mauled by Sumatran tiger

Incident date: 
Sun, 02/28/1999
Date reported: 
Sun, 02/28/1999
Date Published: 
Sun, 02/28/1999 (All day)
City: 
Fort Wayne
State: 
Indiana
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Zoo worker mauled by Sumatran tiger
Headline: 
Zoo worker mauled by Sumatran tiger
Summary: 

A tiger mauled an employee at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo. The tiger attacked while the employee was cleaning the cage. The woman suffered injures to her chest, neck, and back. 

Publication: 
Courier & Press