Deadly bull charge

2014-06-17 00:00

POLICE have opened an inquest docket after a man died when he was chased by a bull at Lidgetton.

Captain Lolly Moodley of Howick SAPS, confirmed that the man had run into a dam trying to escape the charging bull. He subsequently drowned.

Sources told The Witness that the man had been attacked by the bull which had tossed him into the water, killing him, but Moodley denied this.

The community near where the incident occurred wanted to kill the bull, but it was later removed by the local pound. — Witness Reporter.

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