Mexico City – A 56-year-old man was killed while feeding a lion and a tiger. Both animals were being kept on the roof of a meat processing plant located in the Mexico City neighborhood of Iztapalapa. Angel Aguilar was feeding the cats scraps of chicken when the lion swiped him through the bars and pulled him into the cage.
Once inside the cage, the tiger joined in the attack. Both animals are usually kept separated, but are put together during feeding.
When rescuers arrived, Aguilar was still alive but they were not able to get past the animals to help him. Animal protection transported both animals to a local zoo, the tiger died from suffocation in route.Bizarre