Thursday, February 7, 2013
Horror: Bengal Tiger Savages Trainer To Death In Front Of Audience In Mexico(Video)
This picture is believed to show the trainer Alexander Crispin 'Suarez', who was killed by a tiger during a performance of Circus Suarez in the city of Hermosillo, Mexico
Unfortunate: trainer Alexander Crispin 'Suarez', who was killed by a tiger during a performance of Circus Suarez in the city of Hermosillo, Mexico
In what turned out to be an unexpected show of horror, a tiger killed its trainer during a circus performance in northern Mexico, it emerged yesterday 5th of February,2013.
Footage of the video posted on YouTube purportedly shows the trainer, American Alexander Crispin circling repeatedly around two tigers during his act for Circo Suarez in Sonora state, before one of the animals lunged at the 35-year-old and pulled him to the ground.
Thumbs up: Alexander Crispin is believed to be shown in this picture playing with a tiger
Happier times: Alexander Crispin is believed to be shown in this picture playing with a tiger
Mexican news agency Notimex reported Mr Crispin suffered neck injuries from bites and scratches from the incident.
He was taken by ambulance to the Red Cross hospital Huatabampo, Sonora where he died while receiving medical care, as a result of hypovolemic shock.
The video also shows spectators fleeing the circus tent as two workers beat the tiger to free Mr Crispin, who was pinned to the ground.
It is presumed that the Bengal Tiger was killed by one of the companions of the trainer during the struggle to try to save the trainer's life.
The Suarez Brothers Circus is traditional and successful act that tours Latin America. It was founded in 1853 by Miguel Suarez
The Suarez Brothers Circus is described as a traditional and successful act that tours Latin America. It was founded in 1853 by Miguel Suarez
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