Thursday, May 08, 1997

Owner Killed by Tiger

NBC News Transcripts
TODAY (7:00 AM ET)
May 8, 1997, Thursday 10:41 AM
CIRCUS OWNER KILLED BY TIGER DURING PERFORMANCE IN PENNSYLVANIA

ANN CURRY, anchor:

A trip to the circus ended in tragedy last night in Carrolltown, Pennsylvania, when a tiger killed the circus owner as hundreds of children looked on. Several people ran to help the man, but were unable to save him.