Shocking moment tiger attacks woman and kills mum after they LEAVE car during family row at safari park. Shocking footage has emerged of the moment a woman was mauled by a tiger and another dragged to her death during a family row at a safari park.
The tragic incident began when a young woman got out of a car inside the Siberian tiger enclosure to berate her partner in the driver’s seat. One of the powerful creatures quickly pounced at Badaling Wildlife Park in Beijing, China.
An older woman, believed to be her mother, and a man then also got out and went to her rescue. Shocking moment tiger attacks woman and kills mum after they LEAVE car during family row at safari parkThe incident began when the woman got out of her silver car in the Siberian tiger enclosure
Shocking moment tiger attacks woman and kills mum after they LEAVE car during family row at safari parkShe then goes round to the driver’s side to remonstrate with a man Shocking moment tiger attacks woman and kills mum after they LEAVE car during family row at safari parkThe woman is speaking into the car when the tiger approaches from behind
But the older woman was then attacked by a second tiger who dragged her to her death as park rangers frantically tried to intervene.
The younger woman remains in hospital with serious injuries but the mum could not be saved. The horrendous incident was partly captured on shocking CCTV footage.
The driver also opens his door as the woman appears to remonstrate with him. But within seconds, a tiger appears from nowhere and pounces on the woman’s back from behind.
She appears to hear it coming only at the last second and is unable to escape. The animal pulls her to the ground and away from the vehicle with lightning speed.
Shocking moment tiger attacks woman and kills mum after they LEAVE car during family row at safari parkAn older woman leaves the car to rescue the woman but she is attacked by a second tiger off-camera
The man gets out of the car and for a moment appears unsure whether to get back in or got after the woman.
He then disappears off camera. A few seconds later, the older woman also gets out the car as par rangers appear in a jeep. The man appears to motion her back into the vehicle, but she runs with him off camera as well.
The 6,000 acre park, which allows people to either drive themselves or join a tour, tells people not to leave their vehicles at any pointThe 6,000 acre park allows people to either drive through enclosures (file image)
Woman mauled to death by a tiger in front of her familyThe older woman was dragged to her death while the younger woman remains seriously injured
RexVisitors drive into the wild zoneA lion watches on at Badaling Wildlife Park (file image)
The second tiger attack is not captured on camera. The park has been closed while an investigation is underway, according to local media.
Sources told ChinaNews said the accident involved a family of four including three adults and a child.
As the vehicle travelled through the Siberian tiger garden area, there was an “altercation” between the young woman and man who was driving. She suddenly got out of the car and went to try and open his door.
Woman mauled to death by a tiger in front of her familyThe park has been closed while authorities investigate
RexBeijing Badaling Safari World, ChinaDrivers are advised not to get out of their cars at Beijing Badaling Safari World
The younger woman remains seriously injured in hospital while the older woman was killed on the sport.
The young man also left the car in an attempt to rescue the women, it was reported.
Details of the incident have not been officially confirmed.
Signs at Badaling Wildlife Park warn visitors not to leave their vehicles.
A zookeeper was killed at the same park in 2014 after being bitten by a Bengal tiger, according to Sina News.