Friday 21 July 2017

Cow on the loose in Denmark injures six people

Danish police say a cow which broke loose from a cattle show has injured six people, including four children.
Danish police say a cow which broke loose from a cattle show has injured six people, including four children.

Danish police say a cow which broke loose from a cattle show has injured six people, including four children.

Police in Odense say two of the children were taken to emergency rooms after the incident.

In a statement, police said the cow which had been recaptured, stepped on an 11-month-old girl's head and on a two-year-old girl's chest. It was not clear how seriously they were injured.

A seven-year-old girl suffered a broken leg. Another seven-year-old girl was bruised.

Police say a 50-year-old woman hurt her back and a 58-year-old man had chest pains after falling.

The children were from a nearby schools visiting the annual cattle show in Odense, which is 105 miles west of the capital Copenhagen.

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