Tourist videos lion's escape from crocodile at Kruger

The Sabie River.

The Sabie River. Image by Chris Eason / CC BY 2.0

A visitor to Kruger National Park caught a rare sight on video from the H10 bridge near Lower Sabie – a crocodile attack on a lion swimming across the Sabie River. Visitors are heard gasping as the crocodile launched its attack on the big cat. Despite the reptile’s surprise tactics, the lion managed to break free and returned to the surface, before racing through the shallows to the safety of the riverbank. Read more:

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