SYDNEY (AP) — Two lions mauled and critically injured a zookeeper inside their enclosure Friday at a closed Australian zoo.
Emergency services were called to Shoalhaven Zoo north of Sydney on Friday morning where a 35-year-old woman suffered serious head and neck injuries, police and ambulance statements said. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital and remained in critical condition.
The zoo is closed to the public because of coronavirus pandemic.
Ambulance officer Faye Stockman described the attack as “absolutely harrowing,” adding it was frightening to be the first to walk into