Friday, December 04, 2015

Three Killed in Hippo Attack

(Johannesburg, South Africa)
Three people were killed and a child was critically injured by a hippo near Beit Bridge in Musina on Wednesday.[…]

"Authorities allegedly found the injured child in the surrounding area this morning. The child was crying for help."

Rossouw said when paramedics arrived on scene they found that that three adult males had sustained fatal injuries.


Tez said...

I believe you don't mess around with hippos !!

Wireless.Phil said...

I always wondered, do hippos taste like pork?
I was at the Carnivore restaurant in S. Africa back in the late 90s, but it wasn't on the menu then.

Wireless.Phil said...

What 11 zoo animals taste like.

Hippo must be popular.

Taste for hippo meat threatens population - NBC News

Nov 11, 2005 - Congo's hippopotamus population, the world's largest, is being devastated by hunters and a local taste for the meat, conservation officials say.


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