A giraffe trampled a 25-year-old mother and her 1-year-old daughter at a game park, killing the child and leaving the mother critically injured.
The incident happened on Wednesday 19 October.
Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Nqobile Gwala told News24 that the fatal incident occurred at Kuleni Game Park in Hluhluwe.
Gwala reported: “The child was taken to the nearest doctor’s room, where she died, and the mother was rushed to the hospital for medical attention. She is reported to be in a critical condition.”
No further details are available at this time.
This is a developing story.