55-yr-old woman trampled to death by wild elephant (Kannur, India)


Press Trust of India

Date Published

A 55-year-old woman was trampled to death by a wild elephant at an
Adivasi colony near Aralam plantation in the district, police said.

The victim, identified as Ammini, had come out of her house at around
12.00 midnight to attend to nature’s call and saw the pachyderm
standing beside a nearby bush.

She tried to run away, but the elephant gave chase and trampled her to
death, police said.

She was rushed to Pariyaram Medical College hospital where doctors
declared her brought dead.