Video: Tiger attack Turns fatal for tourist in a safari park

, 8:59 PM IST

In a shocking incident, a female tourist was mauled to death and another male injured when attacked by a tiger in Beijing’s Badaling Wildlife World. The zoo was closed after the incident and a probe is on with regard to the incident that happened on Saturday afternoon.

In the video, a woman is seen getting out of the car and walking around to the driver’s side door when a tiger suddenly attacks her from behind and drags her off.

The male driver immediately chases after them but retreats. A second woman in the back of the car joins the rescue attempt but authorities said she was killed by another tiger.

Park workers were on the scene within seconds but they were too late to save the victim.

The first woman was badly mauled and sustained serious injuries