The tourist went to the hospital with a serious leg injury after collisions with a hippopotamus on the Zambezi river.
Wild animal incident on December 5 in Zimbabwe, about this was reported by the Arguments of the Week.
Spouses from the USA canoeed on the Zambezi River. Suddenly a hippopotamus jumped out of the water and attacked the boat. Man not suffered, but his wife received leg injuries. Her sent to a local hospital for treatment. At the moment, a woman nothing threatens.
An eyewitness to the incident commented on this situation:
“People have sailed too close to the territory of the wild animal. The hippo became nervous and began to attack. ”
Zimbabwe environmental representative asks tourists to be more careful and try to avoid possible contact with animals. Wild animals are unpredictable, and this time there were no casualties.