A lion killed a person after escaping from an animal breeding center in the state of North Carolina, reported several US media.
"A breeding team led by a professional animal trainer was performing a routine cleaning of the cabin when one of the lions escaped from the closed space and entered the one of humans and quickly goes kill a person, "he maintained the animal shelter in a statement.
The owner of the enclosure located in Caswell County said he was "devastated by the loss of a human life." The victim was a university student who worked as a caregiver on the site.
To try to rescue the victim, refuge workers killed specimens, according to reports.