A New South Wales ambulance vehicle is seen at the Shoalhaven Zoo in Nowra, south of Sydney, after a staff member was critically injured in a lion attack. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital. Photo: EPA-EFEA New South Wales ambulance vehicle is seen at the Shoalhaven Zoo in Nowra, south of Sydney, after a staff member was critically injured in a lion attack. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital. Photo: EPA-EFE
A New South Wales ambulance vehicle is seen at the Shoalhaven Zoo in Nowra, south of Sydney, after a staff member was critically injured in a lion attack. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital. Photo: EPA-EFE

Two lions attack keeper at zoo in Australia, leaving her with critical injuries

  • The woman was cleaning the lion enclosure at Shoalhaven Zoo in New South Wales, which is currently closed under coronavirus restrictions
  • A paramedic said she had to walk into the lions’ den to reach the injured woman, describing it as ‘absolutely harrowing’
Topic |   Australia
A New South Wales ambulance vehicle is seen at the Shoalhaven Zoo in Nowra, south of Sydney, after a staff member was critically injured in a lion attack. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital. Photo: EPA-EFEA New South Wales ambulance vehicle is seen at the Shoalhaven Zoo in Nowra, south of Sydney, after a staff member was critically injured in a lion attack. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital. Photo: EPA-EFE
A New South Wales ambulance vehicle is seen at the Shoalhaven Zoo in Nowra, south of Sydney, after a staff member was critically injured in a lion attack. She was airlifted to a Sydney hospital. Photo: EPA-EFE
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