Monday 22 July 2019

In Video: Watch a rhino take on an SUV at a safari park

A trip to a zoo turned frightening for one family when their car took the fancy of one heavily built animal.

The rhino attacked the vehicle in central Mexico (Screengrab/AP)
The rhino attacked the vehicle in central Mexico (Screengrab/AP)

By Associated Press Reporter

A rhinoceros chased and rammed a car carrying visitors at a safari park in central Mexico.

Josue Fernando Gonzalez Aguilar was visiting the Africam Safari in Puebla when he noticed a rhino taking particular interest in a small sports utility vehicle that was travelling in front of him.

His footage shows the animal repeatedly butting at the vehicle as park employees on foot tried to control or distract the animal.

The car managed to drive off and that part of the park was later closed.

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