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"Surprisingly, the two species coexist in harmony in the home," the zoo explains in a description online. The footage, which was seemingly taken by a person on a nearby bus, shows a group of bears crowded in a circle close to a pond section of the enclosure. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. The victim was not named but has been identified by state media as an animal breeder. “Animals live in their natural habitat, while humans are kept in a ‘cage,'” the park’s description says. Bouquets of flowers and pots of honey have been placed outside his enclosure. SAN DIEGO (AP) _ A man who jumped into an enclosure at the San Diego Zoo housing two Manchurian brown bears was mauled by one of the animals. Police still have not been able to determine whether the man jumped in on purpose or accidentally fell into the enclosure, but the attack has raised safety questions nevertheless. 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Ms Krakowiak added: "The only signs we found were bloodstains outside the enclosure, from the sidewalk, but this was outside the enclosure, there were no signs of blood in the bear area. Police, ambulancemen and zoo-keepers rushed in. They arrived, armed with 9mm 'fragmentation' ammunition which splinters on impact, just seconds before the man jumped down into the danger zone. Two more cabinet members fluff their... Council REMOVES hated Covid lockdown bike lanes because they cause traffic jams while being ignored by... We didn't mean to scare you: Chris Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance defend their '4,000 deaths a day'... Lockdown-free Sweden ramps up coronavirus restrictions in its three biggest cities after seeing infections... Is the NHS actually QUIETER than usual? It says brown bears and black bears live together inside a bus-only section that is called Bear Home. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. US voters deliver verdict after bitter race, The Countdown: Election anxiety? The area is only accessible to visitors by bus, with footage on social media site Weibo showing how animals are allowed to roam freely. The man perched for ten minutes on a 20ft wall above Finn's pit before he jumped in. Bears are special for the people of Berne, being the city's symbol since the Middle Ages. These dramatic photographs were taken by a visitor to the Berne Bear Park, Switzerland, at the weekend when European brown bear Finn, aged four, suddenly realised he had an uninvited human guest - said yesterday to be mentally handicapped - in his enclosure. Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? Please read at your own discretion. Finn is photographed wandering off after leaving his prey seriously injured, Paramedics move into the enclosure to rescue the injured man, Finn, lying tranquillised under medical observation in his enclosure in Bern. US Election 2020: When will we get a result and could it be contested? 'Some yelled, "Get stones" to throw at the bear. It’s unclear how the bears got a hold of the zookeeper, but multiple worker jeeps can be seen parked near the pond during the attack. It has since temporarily closed the wild beast area, refunded tickets for visitors and "strengthened its safety operations". The Countdown: Lady Gaga, anti-fracking activist? It has not confirmed when the bear enclosure would reopen. By clicking “I agree” below, you consent to the use by us and our third-party partners of cookies and data gathered from your use of our platforms. Police and zoo officials say there has been an outpouring of public sympathy - for the bear. If ministers don't know the rules what hope is there for the public? The video, circulating on China's Weibo, shows tourists yelling as they sit inside a bus, while several bears can be seen gathered outside, crowded in one spot. Man climbs into bear enclosure at the zoo and gets seriously attacked Meghan Markle 'voted early by mail in the 2020 election' source claims - after she and Prince Harry sparked... United States Postal Service FAILS to meet deadline set by judge to sweep facilities and deliver remaining... 'Losing is never easy. WARNING: This story contains content some may find disturbing. The exact species involved in the attack is unknown. Finn meanwhile was treated at the bear park by vets who decided not to operate to remove the bullet splinters, treating him with antibiotics, to which he was said to be responding well. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Please enable cookies on your web browser in order to continue. Pictures posted to Imgur, seemingly show the man climbing into the enclosure at Warsaw Zoo in Poland, approaching the animal, and putting its arm in its mouth. © 2020 BBC. But in the end it was the bear who ended up fighting for his life - shot with a police bullet in order to save the man's life. The attack happened in a drive-through bear habitat at the zoo in Shanghai. Tech & Science Bear attack China Zoo A zookeeper in China was mauled to death by bears over the weekend in front of a bus full of visitors on a tour of Shanghai Wild Animal Park. You have 4 free articles remaining this month, Sign-up to our daily newsletter for more articles like this + access to 5 extra articles. We rely on readers like you to uphold a free press. In the wake of the employee's death, the business offered condolences to the worker's family. The new European data protection law requires us to inform you of the following before you use our website: We use cookies and other technologies to customize your experience, perform analytics and deliver personalized advertising on our sites, apps and newsletters and across the Internet based on your interests. Tourists flock to Great Wall of China in post-coronavirus holiday rush, The Shanghai Wildlife Park said it was “extremely distressed that such a tragedy occurred,” according to a statement translated by BBC News. Create a commenting name to join the debate, There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts, There are no comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. The attempt failed and the excavator driver had to hide in the vehicle after the bears turned on him. “Sabina, an old bear who was attacked by an adult man, physically came out of this event unscathed, but she is very stressed,” a zoo spokesperson said. A zookeeper in China was mauled to death by bears over the weekend in front of a bus full of visitors on a tour of Shanghai Wild Animal Park. Mother reveals her turmoil after her ex dropped off the WRONG baby to her home after taking care of his two... Cleaned out! Some argued that the bears were only acting as any wild animal would, proposing the only solution to eradicate such accidents was to "just close zoos... let animals be free". "The bear did not attack the man. The videos appear to have been shot from a tour bus. I think most people had an awful shock. Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. The incident happened in a drive-thru “wild area” where black and brown bears roam free at Shanghai Wildlife Park, according to the park’s website. Zoo officials have said the bear was “disturbed” and “stressed” following the unprovoked home invasion and attempted murder. They were left with no option but to open fire, they said. "If he came inside her enclosure and she wasn’t aggressive to the man and she stayed where she was – this man attacked her. In 2017, a man was bitten by a bear in a drive-through wildlife park in China after he ignored park warnings and rolled down his window to feed the bear. Egypt opens ancient mummy sarcophagus sealed 2,500 years ago. In a statement posted online, the zoo apologized to visitors for "any inconvenience caused.". Officials from the zoo confirmed the free-roam area housing the bears had been closed and said they are "extremely distressed that such a tragedy occurred." Leaked document claims hospitals are 84% full (but last autumn the... Covid cover-up: HMRC refuses to reveal names of companies who benefited from £41billion furlough cash during... Boris Johnson begs Tories not to rebel in crunch COVID lockdown vote TOMORROW as he faces demands to release... Moonshot or Moonshambles? VideoBushfire koalas going back to the wild, Three elders reveal what it takes to be a leader. Several bears are shown after attacking a zookeeper in Shanghai, China, on Oct. 17, 2020. "We'll learn a tough lesson from the tragedy and further strengthen safety management in all aspects," the zoo said in a statement to China Daily, an English-language state media outlet. Zoo officials reportedly shot and killed one tiger in the enclosure. Several bears killed a zookeeper in front of a bus loaded with tourists on Saturday in a brutal attack captured on video by zoo visitors in China. Video. The man, who has not been named, was quickly taken away on a stretcher to a waiting ambulance. 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