Bizarre; Florida man killed by large flightless bird he owned

By Grace Dzuwa

 

A 75-year-old man has been killed in Florida after he was attacked by a large flightless bird he owned.

 

According to BBC,Alachua County Sheriff Department told the BBC they were called to the man’s property on Friday and found the man badly wounded by a cassowary.

 

The man, named Marvin Hajos, was taken to hospital by paramedics where he died from his injuries.

 

Police are investigating but say initial information suggests this was a “tragic accident”.

 

It happened south of the city of Alachua in northern Florida.

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