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Zookeeper Crushed By Elephant

An unidentified woman was sat on and crushed to death by an elephant she cared for. The 39-year-old elephant, named Mila, and also known as Jumbo, is the only elephant at the Franklin Zoo in Tuakau, 30 miles south of Auckland. The local authorities reported, “a person was attacked by one of the animals, by an elephant.” Mila has spent most of her life traveling with the Whirling Circus Brothers, and was housed in 2008. The next of kinĀ are being contacted.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2012/04/25/female-zookeeper-crushed-to-death-by-elephant/?test=latestnews#ixzz1t45iyEjt

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