Lightning strike kills two giraffes at Florida zoo

Lightning strike kills two giraffes at Florida zoo

Two giraffes that died last month were killed by lightning, officials at a Florida wildlife said Tuesday. Lion Country Safari said that recent pathology results confirmed that the giraffes died as a result of a lightning strike and that the deaths were instantaneous.

ffcSquall 8 months

Florida man wasn't enough. The lightning wants more sacrifices.

James Villalobos
James Villalobos 8 months

"Martha, we have to move the giraffe habitat off of that hill. Every time a thunderstorm comes through, we lose two of them. And those things, they're expensive." Whitest Kids knew.

Avery Lee
Avery Lee 8 months

First motorcycle guy now this. Did Florida, as a state, do something to upset Zeus? or Thor? ... or is the government testing out a new lightning based secret weapon?

Paris Cloud
Paris Cloud 8 months

Barney Fife was right! Selfish giraffes.

CommanderVaasDC 8 months

damn that sucks.

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