Keeper killed by tiger at Wrocław zoo

Image :zoo.wroclaw.pl

At about 8.00 on Wednesday a sumatran tiger attacked and killed his keeper at the zoo in Wrocław. This tragedy took place during routine cleaning of the outdoor tiger enclosure. The animal attacked and fatally wouded his keeper. It was unknown whether the victim was alive until the the tiger was seperated from the keeper.

Further details are as yet unknown, the director of the zoo has confirmed that such an incident took place. Police and ambulance were on the scene immediately and the public prosecutor along with as the Polish Labour Inspectorate are investigating the case. 

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