7-Year-Old Girl Attacked by Tiger

Incident date: 
Wed, 02/11/2009
Date reported: 
Wed, 02/11/2009
Date Published: 
Wed, 02/11/2009 (All day)
City: 
Racine
State: 
Minnesota
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
7-Year-Old Girl Attacked by Tiger
Headline: 
7-Year-Old Girl Attacked by Tiger
Summary: 

While visiting a private animal refuge, a 7-year-old girl was attacked by a Siberian tiger. The tiger forced its way out of a pen to reach the young girl. The girl's injuries were minor and she received a few stitches.

Publication: 
CBS News
Author: 
CBS News