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African News Agency (ANA)
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27 Feb 2018
5:45 pm

Lioness kills woman north of Pretoria

African News Agency (ANA)

A 22-year-old woman died of her injuries at a lodge in the Hammanskraal area.


A lioness mauled a 22-year-old woman to death today at a game lodge north of Pretoria.
Netcare 911 spokesperson Nick Dollman said paramedics were called to assist at a game lodge in the Hammanskraal area.
“Reports from the scene allege that a 22-year-old female victim was attacked and mauled by a lioness.
“When Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene bystanders had initiated CPR [cardiopulmonary resuscitation]. Tragically the victim had sustained severe injuries and she died at the scene.”

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