Lonely Planet Writer

Man mauled by lions at Barcelona zoo

The lion enclosure at Barcelona Zoo.
The lion enclosure at Barcelona Zoo. Image by cdamian / CC BY-SA 2.0

A man has been badly injured after entering the lion’s enclosure at Barcelona zoo at the weekend. The man, who was dressed as a soldier and reportedly works as a policeman, climbed into the enclosure, where he was attacked by three lions. Emergency services used fire hoses to get the animals away from the man, who is not thought to have life-threatening injuries. Read more: news.sky.com